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Sequestration Jobs

Sam Stein

100,000 Federal Jobs Could Be On Chopping Block Because Of Sequestration | Sam Stein | Posted 09.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The budget cuts brought on by sequestration could end up costing another 100,000 federal jobs in the next few quarters, according to a n...

Sam Stein

White House, Hill Dems Contemplate Short-Term Sequester Fix | Sam Stein | Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Adding a new wrinkle to fall budget negotiations, the White House and top congressional Democrats expressed new openness on Wednesday to...

Sam Stein

CBO: Sequester Could Cost 1.6 Million Jobs In The Next Year | Sam Stein | Posted 07.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As many as 1.6 million new jobs could be added to the U.S. economy if Congress simply canceled the budget cuts implemented due to seques...

Sequesteration's Impact on the Job Market

Jared Bernstein | Posted 09.08.2013 | Business
Jared Bernstein

I was taken aback when some of the European austerity supporters used the American economy's experience with sequestration so far to defend their case: it doesn't seem to be hurting your economy, so keep your Keynesianism to yourself.

Amanda Terkel

Workers Lose Jobs As Pink Slips Go Out Due To Sequestration | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Republican politicians insist that the Obama administration has "exaggerated" the effects of sequestration, people around the country...