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Pentagon Braces for Automatic Cutsi
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February 20, 2013 6:57 AM
The U.S. defense department is bracing for massive cuts as a March 1 deadline draws near for the White House and Congress to reach a budget deal and avert automatic cuts to the entire federal budgetn, known as sequestration. VOA Pentagon correspondent Luis Ramirez reports.

Pentagon Braces for Automatic Cuts

Published February 20, 2013

The U.S. defense department is bracing for massive cuts as a March 1 deadline draws near for the White House and Congress to reach a budget deal and avert automatic cuts to the entire federal budgetn, known as sequestration. VOA Pentagon correspondent Luis Ramirez reports.


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