Federal Government Preparations for Sequestration

Tom Shoop talked about what sequestration and the “fiscal cliff” could mean to the federal government. Topics included… read more

Tom Shoop talked about what sequestration and the “fiscal cliff” could mean to the federal government. Topics included responsibility for managing the budget cuts, the impetus behind the creation of the “fiscal cliff,” and which programs were exempt from budget cuts. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

“Fiscal cliff” referred to the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress failed to reach a budget agreement. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Nov 23, 2012

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  • Nov 23, 2012 | 7:45am EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Nov 23, 2012 | 7:49am EST | C-SPAN 1
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