Tag Archive: Sequester

Sequestration Cuts Go Into Effect

March 7, 2013 11:28 am Published by

Last week, $85 billion in across-the-board spending cuts for FY 2013 went into effect. These arbitrary cuts, enacted under the Budget...

Sequester Deadline Quickly Approaches

February 27, 2013 9:26 am Published by

With sequestration's $85 billion in cuts set to begin on Friday, March 1, lawmakers are scrambling to find a solution that avoids the across-the-bard cuts to defense and nondefense discretionary spending, however partisan politics continue to play a detrimental role in finding any bipartisan agreement.