Sequester Watch

May 6th, 2013 at 10:33 am

Our ongoing feature tracking the consequences of how this really bad idea of across-the-board budget cuts—except when they inconvenience frequent fliers—continues to play out in real time.

Meals On Wheels Sequestration Cuts Taking Effect
April 29, 2013
By Arthur Delaney
Huffington Post
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/29/meals-on-wheels-sequestration_n_3165256.html
 

Smithsonian to close some exhibit areas because of sequestration
April 29, 2013
By Lonnae O’Neal Parker
The Washington Post
http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/museums/smithsonian-to-close-some-exhibitareas-because-of-sequestration/2013/04/29/3d498596-b10e-11e2-bbf2-a6f9e9d79e19_story.html
 

The United States of Sequestration
April 30, 2013
By Tim Murphy
Mother Jones
http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2013/04/sequestration-cuts-in-united-states
 

Furlough Watch: Agency-by-Agency Impacts of Sequestration
May 1, 2013
Government Executive
http://www.govexec.com/management/2013/05/furlough-watch-potential-agency-agency-impacts-sequestration/61535/

Sequestration already biting Navy, Marines readiness
May 2, 2013
By Jared Serbu
Federal News Radio
http://www.federalnewsradio.com/412/3307125/Sequestration-already-biting-Navy-Marines-readiness
 

Sequestration hits long-term unemployed
May 01, 2013
By Paul Merrion
Crain’s Chicago Business
http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20130501/NEWS02/130509972/sequestration-hits-long-term-unemployed
 

Sequester takes its toll on Mall, park police and Smithsonian museums
May 2, 2013
By Lisa Rein
The Washington Post
http://articles.washingtonpost.com/2013-05-02/lifestyle/38984042_1_washington-monument-catoctin-mountain-park-budget-expert
 

U.S. Spending Cuts Seen as Key in Slowing Growth
May 2, 2013
By NELSON D. SCHWARTZ
The New York Times
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/03/business/economy/government-spending-cuts-contribute-to-slower-growth.html?ref=business
 

White House Feels Sequestration Pain in Staff Furloughs
May 2, 2013
By Julianna Goldman
Bloomberg News
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-05-01/white-house-feels-sequestration-pain-in-staff-furloughs.html
Sequester Impact On Medical Research Results In Cuts To Promising Projects
May 2, 2013
By Sam Stein
Huffington Post
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/02/sequester-impact-medical-research_n_3203089.html
 

Housing Authority employees furloughed due to sequestration
May 2, 2013
By Velma Scaife
ABC 13 News
http://www.wvec.com/news/sequester/NNRHA-employees-furloughed-because-of-sequestration-205843971.html
 

Children Need to Fly Too: End Sequestration
May 3, 2013
Marian Wright Edelman
Huffington Post
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/marian-wright-edelman/children-need-to-fly-too_b_3211564.html
 

Sequestration Cuts Taking Their Toll from Education, Services
May 3, 2013
By Rick Cohen
Nonprofit Quarterly
http://www.nonprofitquarterly.org/policysocial-context/22233-sequestration-cuts-taking-their-toll-from-education-services.html
 

As sequestration begins, contractors report lowered profits
May 5, 2013
By Marjorie Censer
The Washington Post
http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/capitalbusiness/as-sequestration-begins-contractors-report-lowered-profits/2013/05/03/d2358f74-b19f-11e2-bbf2-a6f9e9d79e19_story.html
Stories of Struggle and Creativity as Sequestration Cuts Hit Home
May 5, 2013
By JONATHAN WEISMAN
The New York Times
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/06/us/politics/sequester-leads-to-creative-stopgap-measures.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

 

 

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