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
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.