murat arik en MTSU Prof. Warns About "Super" Budget Cuts <p>The congressional &quot;Super Committee&quot; appears to be making little progress in its goal of cutting $1.2 trillion from the federal budget.</p><p>If the committee fails to come to agreement, then $1.2 trillion in automatic cuts will go into effect.</p><p>Dr. Murat Arik, a researcher with the Middle Tennessee State University Center for Business and Economic Research says Tennessee will be deeply impacted.</p><p>Dr. Arik says federal education dollars that normally flow to Tennessee would likely be among the first casualties.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 04 Nov 2011 17:14:32 +0000 AP/WMOT 3543 at