Sequestration Spending Cuts

Defense and non-defense group representatives spoke to reporters about upcoming sequestration automatic spending cuts. They warned of… read more

Defense and non-defense group representatives spoke to reporters about upcoming sequestration automatic spending cuts. They warned of the negative effects of these cuts to defense, education, and research and urged political leaders to come to a solution.

Sequestration," a legal procedure in which automatic budget cuts are triggered, was agreed to in the Budget Control Act of 2011. They were originally to happen on January 1, 2013, but were rdelayed until March 1, 2013. close

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

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Program ID:
310923-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 11, 2013
Last Aired:
Feb 13, 2013

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  • Feb 11, 2013 | 9:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 11, 2013 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Feb 11, 2013 | 2:14pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 11, 2013 | 6:42pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 11, 2013 | 10:47pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 11, 2013 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Feb 12, 2013 | 2:46am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 13, 2013 | 6:15am EST | C-SPAN 2
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