Under Threat: Sequestration’s Impact on Nondefense Jobs and Services

So far, we’ve heard a great deal about sequestration’s effects on Pentagon spending. But sequestration wouldn’t apply only to defense. It would also have destructive impacts on the whole array of Federal activities that promote and protect the middle class
in this country — everything from education to job training, medical research, child care, worker safety, food safety, national parks, border security and safe air travel.