24 Sep '12, 9pm

5 Looming Budget Cuts We Can Blame on Congress

5 Looming Budget Cuts We Can Blame on Congress

Sequestration is a mouthful of a word, but — if you’re a student, teacher or parent — it is one we’ll be talking a lot about soon unless Congress acts fast. The massive automatic budget cuts, the result of a political deal between Republicans and Democrats to raise the federal debt ceiling , are scheduled to go into effect starting January 2. The cuts were intended as a carrot to get Congress to compromise on deficit reduction but no compromise has been reached. Enacted into law under the Budget Control Act last year, sequestration is looming over us as part of the “fiscal cliff.” $1.2 trillion in cuts must be made over the next decade starting with $109 billion in overall cuts come the start of 2013. The White House Office of Management and Budget released a394 page report with precise details last week while emphasizing that the Obama administration is not behind the “de...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/5-ways-sequestration.html

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