obama sequestration

The coming months may be the last best chance to eliminate spending caps in the Obama era.
Obama鈥檚 own budget calls for a full busting of the sequestration spending caps as part of a nearly 7 percent increase in
WASHINGTON -- Two of the Senate鈥檚 more outspoken members, one on the Republican side of the aisle the other on the Democratic
Told that his ultimatum that non-defense spending get relief made him a liberal equivalent of Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), Durbin
Watch The Huffington Post's full interview with President Obama here. 鈥淎t that time, we were seeing significantly higher
According to numbers put forth by House Democrats on the Budget Committee, defense and non-defense discretionary spending
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said her party would not support a deal that didn't address unemployment benefits
In addition, both sides are coalescing around approximately $80 billion in savings that could be used to replace cuts from
Read the full Center for American Progress report: "Sequestration was never meant to happen, and Congress made a mistake
Read the letter here: sequester letter The lawmakers, who serve on the House Appropriations Committee, called the second