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Uncertainty fuels sequester worries

March 3, 2013

President Obama signed the sequester order on Friday, putting into effect the federal budget cuts that have been threatened for months. It will be a while before all the cuts begin to take effec....

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PastResident

Mar-03-13 8:53 PM

"You are about to witness what happens when Federal government spending is slashed toward the end of a big recession by right wing meddlers."

But don't forget, this whole idea originated in the White House.

I wonder how many of the budget crices in the last four years could have been avoided if we actually passed a budget in the last four years?

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EaglesFan

Mar-03-13 1:45 PM

Ugh..high unemployment mean workers no ask for raise.

Ugh..high unemployment mean workers no take vacation days.

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svensota

Mar-03-13 1:19 PM

You are about to witness what happens when Federal government spending is slashed toward the end of a big recession by right wing meddlers.

It will send us straight into the feared double dip, since 4th quarter growth was already at an anemic 0.1%.

So, there will be much hand-wringing and finger-pointing when first and second quarter numbers are released.

I'm sure the TPers will be thrilled. Let's listen in to some of these monetary monkeys:

"Ugh. Recession good."

"Ugh, ugh. Federal spending bad."

"Ugh. Pour more gas on fire."

"Ugh, ugh. Burn down house make me feel all warm inside."

Ugh.

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svensota

Mar-03-13 1:02 PM

Come on. The Vikings-Packers game is the most important thing in life. Period.

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Hippie

Mar-03-13 11:02 AM

Let's cut payments to politicians who don't get the job done right or done at all. If they can't get along with fellow politicians than no paycheck and out the door.This isn't a Vikings-Packers game this real life.

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