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It was thanks to Woody that the 2008 Republican National Convention's $10 million shortfall was met.
Since pension accounting of any sort weights near years more heavily than later years, we get an "average" shortfall of 16%.Sorry, Folks: One Way or the Other, You'll Never Be Able to Completely Count on Retirement|Megan McArdle|March 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Its obligations that month would be $306 billion, a shortfall of $134 billion.
In addition, there was talk of reducing the 75-year shortfall with a “balanced package of tax and benefit changes.”Democrats Must Step Up on Entitlement Reform for Fiscal Cliff Deal|John Avlon|November 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST