The Sequester: Absolutely Everything You Could Possibly Need to Know - in One FAQ
March 1, 2013
At the end of the month, the dreaded sequester is set to take effect. Hands up if you know what exactly that means — and be honest. Don’t worry, we’re here to set you straight. Follow along for answers to some of the most-asked questions about the impending cuts.
What is the sequester?
The sequester is a group of cuts to federal spending set to take effect March 1, barring further congressional action.