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“The Sequester Will Affect People you Know”

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Without a budget deal, $85 billion in automatic budget cuts will begin to take effect.

Without a budget deal, $85 billion in automatic budget cuts will begin to take effect.

Earlier this week, we looked at the political situation around the sequester. Now, the economic impact. While some legislators say the automatic budget cuts won't be as bad as the President is suggesting, economist Elizabeth Powers warns they might be worse than expected. She joined us to discuss how the sequester will impact Illinois.

Categories: Economics, Government
Tags: sequester