By Allison Brito

5 Worst Things To Expect From The Sequester

February 27, 2013 3:20 pm Category: Memo Pad 9 Comments A+ / A-

The sequester is set to go into effect on Friday, unless Congress acts now. Presuming Republicans and Democrats remain deadlocked, actual consequences of the sequester will begin on March 27. According to a recent NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, a majority of Americans are opposed to the sequester, but are unsure how Congress should solve the problem. President Obama is scheduled to meet with Congressional leaders on Friday at the White House to discuss a potential compromise.

If Congress doesn’t act, massive irresponsible cuts will be implemented, affecting millions of Americans and reversing years of progress. These are five of the many consequences Americans will face if Congress doesn’t reach a deal by Friday.

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  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_B6RROC4IUESHT322QS5VJVPYRM Lynda

    Has anybody told Rand Paul?

  • tobewan

    Pharaoh Republican Boehner wont let American people be anything but slaves. Now we must produce bricks AND gather the straw. President Obama MUST NOT knuckle-under to Pharaoh Boehner! Will history repeat itself? Is there a similarity here? Hmmm…..
    You’ll find the account in Exodus 1-12.

  • tobewan

    In that the Republicans in their defiance are seeking to destroy America, where are the laws about treason to put these rebels in jail? Lock’em up, Sheriff!

    • nobsartist

      you should know that dems just dont have the power to stop republiCONs.

      Either that or what the republiCONs are doing to America is just fine with the gutless dems.

  • nobsartist

    I guess this will have an impact on the republiCON jobs plan to employ people thru endless war.

    That the dems fully support……and let them do under bush.

    That brings up a point. Maybe thats why dems supported all of bush’s bs.

  • jstsyn

    Sounds like a republican wet dream to me. It will be hard to tell where Mexico leaves off and America begins. Just what the reich wing wants. Isn’t there a law against destroying our country?

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/HJIWONQOW4EAYMCA4QH2DDJMBU MARK

    And yet where is the effort to remove the oil and gas subsidies that would save us ten billion dollars a year.

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