Open Phones on Beginning of Sequestration

Telephone lines were open for comments on the sequestration budget cuts scheduled to begin that day. “Sequestration,” a legal… read more

Telephone lines were open for comments on the sequestration budget cuts scheduled to begin that day.

“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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Open Phones on Beginning of Sequestration

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Program ID:
82136-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 1, 2013

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  • Mar 01, 2013 | 10:58am EST | C-SPAN 1
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