Secretary Napolitano on Budget Cuts

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano outlined some of the effects on her department of sequestration scheduled to happen March 1,… read more

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano outlined some of the effects on her department of sequestration scheduled to happen March 1, 2013. She said the budget cuts would add to wait times at airports, and Americans would feel the impact in the upcoming weeks. She responded to questions, including on immigration and border security. 

Secretary Napolitano spoke at the beginning of the White House daily briefing. After her remarks Jay Carney briefed reporters and answered questions. Only Secretary Napolitano’s remarks were shown.

“Sequestration,” a legal procedure in which every federal agency has the same percentage of its budget cut in order to take back deficit spending, was agreed to in the Budget Control Act of 2011 and scheduled to happen on March 1, 2013. close

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

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Secretary Napolitano on Budget Cuts

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Program ID:
311146-3
Category:
White House Event
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Briefing Room, White House, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 25, 2013
Last Aired:
Feb 28, 2013

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  • Feb 25, 2013 | 3:45pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 25, 2013 | 7:10pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
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  • Feb 26, 2013 | 3:28am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 28, 2013 | 12:53pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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