Prospects for Defense Spending Cuts
Panelists talked about Defense Department budget cuts set for January 2013 as a result of sequestration. Sequestration refers to the automatic federal budget cuts required by the Budget Control Act of 2011.
People in this video
Stephen Bell Senior Director Bipartisan Policy Center->Economic Policy Project
Ronald Haskins Co-Director Brookings Institution->Center on Children and Families
Michael E. O'Hanlon Senior Fellow Brookings Institution->Foreign Policy Studies Program
David Worn Head Palantir Technologies (Analytic Platforms)->Washington, D.C. Office
- Brookings InstitutionBrookings Institution
More Videos From
Brookings Institution: Defense Spending CutsMore Videos
Senator Ayotte on Defense Spending Cuts
Senate Armed Services Committee Member Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) gave the keynote address at a Brookings Institution event on…
General Debate on Defense Sequestration Cuts
Members debated legislation to avoid automatic budget cuts know as sequestration.
Telephone lines were open for comments on Defense Department spending cuts.
2011 Defense Spending
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) spoke about proposed cuts to defense spending.