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Government officials plan on suspending the “cash for Clunkers” program unless the Senate approves another 2 billion dollars in funding.Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood says he expects the current billion one dollars in funding will be exhausted by the end of this weekend.The administration hopes the Senate will add 2 billion to the government rebate program that gives consumers cash incentives totrade-in old gas guzzlers for more fuel-efficient vehicles.LaHood says the administration will continue the program until the Senate acts on the proposal. He said dealers will be reimbursed for deals in the pipeline and that the government will make a “good-faith effort” for transactions beginning Monday.