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Senate Sequester

Michael McAuliff

GOP Stands Tall For Sequestration

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 08.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) served notice Thursday that the deep cuts under t...

Jeff Flake: Fellow Lawmakers Relieved By Sequestration

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 06.12.2013 | Politics

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) said on Wednesday that some of his fellow lawmakers are glad sequestration allowed for spending cuts and that government age...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Senate Fails To Avert Major Spending Cuts

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate voted down opposing plans to avert the across-the-board budget cuts known as sequestration on Thursday, just a day befor...

Michael McAuliff

Boehner To Dems: Move Your Ass On Sequester

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With the sequester budget cuts set to kick in Friday, House Speaker John Boehner had a message for his colleagues in the Senate: Get off...

Amanda Terkel

GOP Rejects Revenue Increases In Sequester Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to any sort of agreement on sequestration on Sunday, with the former insisting that any upc...