Skip to main content

View Diary: Why The Debt Limit Fight Will Be A Political Face-Off With No Gimmicks Or Constitutional Crisis (208 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  Don't really think sequestration works that way. (7+ / 0-)

    The budget act requires that sequestration be implemented through specific line item cuts of actual expenditures for each individual fiscal year. The total amount of cuts for the Pentagon for this fiscal year are $50 billion, which are implemented through specific t budget categories in DoD's budget. This does not involve questions of future savings, which could be part of some grand bargain of budget cuts looking into out years.

    Further, affiant sayeth not.

    by Gary Norton on Mon Jan 14, 2013 at 12:32:29 PM PST

    [ Parent ]

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site