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Barack Obama Sequestration

Congressional Republicans and the Sequestration Squeeze

Peter J. Ognibene | Posted 05.04.2013 | Politics
Peter J. Ognibene

Republicans on Capitol Hill have dug themselves into a deep and narrow chasm whose walls are about to close in. In a matter of weeks, they may find themselves squeezed mercilessly between their implacable right wing and constituents feeling the pain of sequestration.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama Calls Out GOP For 'Dumb,' 'Arbitrary' Sequester Cuts

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama blamed Republicans Friday for the failure of Congress to reach an agreement to stave off the automatic budget cut...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama: Republicans Can Debate Us Before Court Of Public Opinion

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics

LANSDOWNE, Va. -- President Barack Obama reaffirmed on Thursday that he will not accept a deficit reduction package if it doesn't include tax revenues...

Obama Calls To Fix Looming Cuts

AP | JIM KUHNHENN and ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 04.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is asking Congress for a short-term deficit reduction package of spending cuts and tax revenue that will delay th...