Congressional Legislative Agenda

Jonathan Strong spoke by Skype about the legislative agenda for the week as Congress returned from a Presidents' Day recess. It would… read more

Jonathan Strong spoke by Skype about the legislative agenda for the week as Congress returned from a Presidents' Day recess. It would be the last week for Congress to reach an agreement to avoid sequestration.

“Sequestration,” a legal procedure in which every federal agency has the same percentage of its budget taken back in order to cut 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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Congressional Legislative Agenda

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Program ID:
311172-1
Category:
Interview
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Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 25, 2013

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  • Feb 25, 2013 | 6:34pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 25, 2013 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Feb 25, 2013 | 9:19pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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