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Stimulus Spending Cracks 40 Percent

An excavator slows down traffic in a construction zone on Sunset Boulevard in West Hollywood, where work has begun on a $7 million stimulus-funded facelift. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)The Obama administration has spent $317 billion of last February’s American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, according to the latest numbers from The funds include $198 billion in spending and an estimated $119 billion in tax cuts, and represent just over 40 percent of the nearly $800 billion stimulus package.

You can track stimulus spending by agency on our interactive Stimulus Progress Bar. You can also see how fast that money is moving out the door, by checking out our Stimulus Speed Chart.

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