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Republican Sequester

GOP Congressman Changes Tune On Sequestration

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.30.2013 | Politics

Rep. Billy Long (R-Mo.) said on Wednesday that sequestration is a bad idea -- just one month after saying the opposite. Long's comments came during...

Seven Sequester Lessons for the Pundit Class

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.05.2013 | Politics
Robert Creamer

A day doesn't go by that a group of pundits doesn't gather on a news show to hold forth about the automatic budget cuts contained in the so-called "sequester." Many spend their time obsessing on some morsel of insider minutiae, or unthinkingly restate assumptions that are just plain wrong.

Obama Chides GOP For Killing Plan

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 04.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is chiding Senate Republicans for blocking a Democratic plan to replace automatic spending cuts that are set...