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The truth about sequestration
Posted By Rob Schofield On March 1, 2013 @ 2:09 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled
Two excellent (and brief!) new documents from the wonks at the NC Budget and Tax Center detail the specific impacts of the sequestration cuts that are hitting today and a responsible path out of the mess:
Click here to read “Just the facts: Fixing sequestration requires balance approach, new revenues .”
Click here to read “Taking a balanced approach: Four revenue options for fixing sequestration .”
Of course, both documents presuppose that lawmakers would want to use logic in solving the problem – something that seems increasingly unlikely given the central role of people like this  in deciding what happens.
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URLs in this post:
 Just the facts: Fixing sequestration requires balance approach, new revenues: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Sequestration-Fact-Sheet-Feb-2013-Final.pdf
 Taking a balanced approach: Four revenue options for fixing sequestration: http://www.ncjustice.org/sites/default/files/Policy%20Points%20-%20Four%20Revenue%20Options%20for%20Replacing%20Sequestration%20-%20Final.pdf
 people like this: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/01/us/politics/house-republicans-cheer-boehners-refusal-to-negotiate-on-cuts.html?hp
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