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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the Budget Conference Committee to Protect Kids and Families in the Budget
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: budget cuts, sequestration, children, families, politics, congress, usa, news )

Cal
- 345 days ago - action.momsrising.org
Protect children and families in the budget, end the harmful automatic spending cuts of the sequester, and get America back on track to create ladders of opportunities for all!
Local Charities Gear Up For Cut To Food Stamp Benefits
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cuts to food stamps programs, sequestration, usa, politics, news, crime, congress )

Cal
- 352 days ago - npr.org
More than 47 million Americans who receive food stamps will be getting a bit less starting Friday when a temporary benefit enacted as part of the federal stimulus expires.
Congress Plans To Spend Less And Less On Children Over The Next Decade
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, children, congress, education, dishonesty, economy, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, politics, propaganda, republicans, Sequestration )

Kit
- 388 days ago - thinkprogress.org
The report's figures reflect the continuing impact of budget cuts from sequestration over the coming decade.
Tell Washington: It's Time to End Sequestration - ACTION - PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: sequestration, congress, abuse, economy, ethics, dishonesty, corruption )

Carrie
- 392 days ago - tomudall.com
Everyone agrees that we need to find a way to reduce wasteful spending in Washington.but we cannot continue the indiscriminate cuts to programs that millions of American families rely on. Sequestration is no way to govern. It's bad for our economy and...
NIH Director On Sequestration: 'God Help Us If We Get A Worldwide Pandemic' (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: sequestration, NIH, government, Tea Party, congress, ethics, healthcare, economy, politics, news, corruption, americans, republicans )

Carrie
- 422 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
An already stagnant budget was made worse this spring when Congress and the White House failed to prevent sequestration. The NIH was forced to cut $1.7 billion from its budget by the end of September, lowering its purchasing power about 25 percent...
No Tribal Leaders at First Council on Native American Affairs Meeting Read More at Http://Indiancountrytodaymedia network.Com/20
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: education, politics, native rights, native education, sequestration, government, ethics, news, affordable housing, politics, obama, freedoms )

Cal
- 441 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
The first meeting of the White House Council on Native American Affairs took place July 29 without tribal leaders present.
Domestic Violence Shelters Fear The Ultimate Cost From Sequestration
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Sequestration, budget cuts, domestic violence, domestic violence shelters )

Judy
- 501 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Sequestration, the automatic across-the-board spending cuts that went into effect in March, by design cuts a wide array of government-funded programs. While sequestration is reducing state and local budgets, however, victims' need for support is rising.
12 Programs Congress Refuses To Save From Automatic Spending Cuts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, automatic spending cuts, sequestration, devastating to poor, FAA legislation, alleviate flight delays )

Judy
- 539 days ago - thinkprogress.org
12 programs have experienced devastating cuts because Congress insists on cutting spending when it doesn't need to. These cuts have been ignored by the same lawmakers who leaped to action as soon as their trips home were going to take a little longer.
Organization Works to Bring Native Elders Into Affordable Housing in Minnesota
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: education, politics, native rights, native education, sequestration, government, ethics, news, affordable housing, politics, obama, freedoms )

Cal
- 550 days ago - thecirclenews.org
The American Indian Community Development Corporation (AICDC) recently began the construction of affordable apartments in southern Minneapolis.
SEQUESTERED! TOP PUBLIC DEFENDER FORCED TO FIRE HIMSELF
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: sequestration, congress, obama, politics, news, usa, government )

Cal
- 558 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
In the Northern District of Texas, an appellate lawyer described by his boss as one of the "best and brightest" in the district is leaving the job he loves at the end of the month.
Sequestration Is Devastating Schools On America's Indian Reservations
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: education, politics, native rights, native education, sequestration, government, ethics, news, politics, obama, freedoms )

Cal
- 565 days ago - thinkprogress.org
The automatic budget cuts that went into effect on March 1 are already having a devastating impact on education and health services on American Indian reservations, where poverty and unemployment rates are already sky-high...
Republicans Develop Buyer's Remorse Over Sequestration
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: austerity, sequestration, republicans, class-warfare, budgets cuts, cutting the social safety net, NIMBY, not in my back yard, buyer's remorse )

Brian
- 581 days ago - tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com
Apparently, sequestration cuts both ways. The GOP is coming down with a bad case of "NIMBYism."
'Unprecedented': Budget Cuts Could Hit Some Airport Towers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa )

Cal
- 585 days ago - npr.org
Control towers at many small and medium-sized airports around the country are set to shut down next month because of the across-the-board federal budget cuts. The towers have been operated under contract to the Federal Aviation Administration.
No Baby Formula for Poor Kids? Sequester Cuts Are Tragic Blow to the Poor
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: , fiscal cliff, budget cuts, deficit reduction, sequestration, spending cuts, Republicans, President Obama, medicare, medicaid, poor, social security, food stamps )

Julia
- 589 days ago - alternet.org
The sequestration cuts contain billions of dollars in mandatory budget reductions in programs that help low-income Americans including one that gives vouchers for housing to the poor, disabled, and another that provides fortified baby formula to the poor.
 

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