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December 10, 2012

Deal seeks contingency plans for fiscal cliff

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ATLANTA —

The scheduled cuts due in January would remove $104 million from Georgia's coffers, posing a challenge in writing the fiscal 2014 budget. Local school districts would lose out on federal grant money. Under the Budget Control Act, most non-military federal programs face an 8.3 percent cut. Much of the military is scheduled for a 9.4 percent cut.

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