GOP Plans to Blame Obama for Sequestration Cuts

By: Monday February 11, 2013 7:38 am

An important sign that the sequestration cuts are likely to take place at the beginning of next month is that members of Congress appear to be spending far more time on trying to assign the blame than on trying to find a way to get rid of them. The Republican leadership wants everyone to believe that the sequestration cuts were President Obama’s idea.

The Sequestration Cuts Can Just Be Eliminated

By: Friday February 8, 2013 7:45 am

Most elected Democrats think the across-the-board sequestration cuts are a bad idea. Defense-minded Republicans are very concerned about the impact of the cuts. Multiple industries and many federal employees are worried about significant job losses. Basically all of the sane economists believe implementing this level of austerity in the middle of the weak economy would [...]

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