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Federal Budget Cuts Could Be Coming

Posted By News On February 3, 2013 @ 6:28 am In Today’s Local News | Comments Disabled

Start bracing for sequestration. That’s what Senator Chuck Grassley tells KNIA/KRLS News. The across-the-board cuts are set to take effect on March 1st, with half hitting defense and half hitting non-defense items. Grassley says he doesn’t necessarily thing the sequester cuts are the right ways to cut spending, but says it’s a better alternative than growing the deficit. He says the president needs to sit down with Congress and negotiate if he wants to compromise.

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