House Speaker Weekly Briefing

House Speaker John Boehner held his weekly briefing with reporters. He said he was not in favor of sequestration but would oppose a… read more

House Speaker John Boehner held his weekly briefing with reporters. He said he was not in favor of sequestration but would oppose a delay in automatic budget cuts without spending cuts and reforms. Questions included the budget and sequestration, the postal service’s decision to eliminate Saturday letter delivery, and immigration reform.

“Sequestration,” a legal procedure in which automatic budget cuts are triggered, was agreed to in the Budget Control Act of 2011. close

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House Speaker Weekly Briefing

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Program ID:
310857-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 6, 2013
Last Aired:
Feb 7, 2013

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