Where The Budget Cut Pain Is Really Being Felt

Sequester - NBC News

CNBC.comWhere the Budget Cut Pain Is Really Being FeltCNBC.comFlight delays from furloughs of air traffic controllers may seem like the start of the predicted doom of sequestration. But for many, the pain of the mandated budget cuts are already being felt. "The cuts are hitting some people really hard," said Joel Packer, ...Fingers point over flight delays - LaHood says it might get worse - Finance ...Politico (blog)Sequester slams air-traffic control systemExaminer.comWill sequestration affect US aviation safety?eTurboNewsFederalNewsRadio.com -Daily Caller -24/7 Wall St.all 81 news articles »

Sections:  news   politics   
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • US medicine spending shows rare dip
    Total U.S. spending on prescription medicines declined last year, a first in more than half a century. The dip was 1 percent, to $325.8 billion — a 3.5 percent drop after accounting for population growth and economic expansion, according to the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics. More
  • Spain education sector hit by strike against cuts
    Thousands of students and teachers staged a strike across Spain on Thursday to protest government austerity measures and a planned new education reforms. More
  • Obama signs legislation ending FAA furloughs
    President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill to end furloughs of air traffic controllers. The furloughs stemmed from the automatic, across-the-board spending cuts that started taking effect in March. Millions of air travelers were affected recently by delayed flights across the country because of the furloughs. More
  • Tax pain for traders as states push for more revenues to pay debt, run projects
    Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania have made a raft of tax proposals to generate more revenues ...
    04/20/2024 - 6:11 am | View Link
  • Iowa lawmakers wrap contentious 2024 session with tax cut, budget action
    The Iowa Legislature adjourned the 2024 legislative session in the early hours Saturday, passing most of the Republican trifecta’s legislative priorities for the year.
    04/20/2024 - 3:15 am | View Link
  • 10 ways to save money at the grocery store before you're shocked in the checkout line
    Are you shopping on a tight budget? Follow these tips, like using coupons and meal planning to keep your grocery bill low and your savings high.
    04/20/2024 - 1:14 am | View Link
  • University of Arizona reduces projected deficit from $162 million to $52 million
    UA President Robert C. Robbins said in the post that the largest portion of the budget savings will come from reductions in administrative expenses.
    04/18/2024 - 5:17 pm | View Link
  • Caught flat-footed, Legislators rush to mitigate ed tax increase
    By Curt Peterson The Vermont House Ways and Means Committee is rushing madly to solve a crushing education tax problem. Early in January, several state representatives warned colleagues that an ...
    04/17/2024 - 3:54 am | View Link
  • More


Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Politics News