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Republicans Sequestration

Sam Stein

Obama Wants To End The Era Of Sequestration | Sam Stein | Posted 01.29.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will propose a budget on Monday that calls for an estimated 6.8 percent increase in discretionary spending -- an ...

Military Sequester: False Savings, Real Debt

Hal Donahue | Posted 09.23.2013 | Politics
Hal Donahue

The sequester is a Republican-demanded house of mirrors reducing national security while creating the illusion of short term saving by creating longer term, larger and more expensive debt. Troops and their families suffer at all levels.

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...

Michael McAuliff

GOP Hates On 'Dumb' Budget Control Act | Michael McAuliff | Posted 08.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans are sounding increasingly angry with the deficit-cutting deal, which was pushed through by their own leadership in the House...