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2:08 pm
Mon February 25, 2013

The Scramble Over The Sequester Showdown

Originally published on Mon February 25, 2013 2:50 pm

If Congress fails to make a deal on government spending and taxation before Friday, federal cuts of more than 85 billion dollars will be enacted. NPR White House correspondent Scott Horsley discusses the politics of a potential deal and the options for avoiding sequestration.

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