October 1, 2014

Chances of Sequester Quick Fix Run Out

February 28, 2013
The Financial Times (Subscription Required)

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“I’m beginning to think we’re going to drift along again until the debt limit,” says Robert Bixby, executive director of the Concord Coalition, and a prominent US fiscal hawk. He argues that any backlash against Congress over sequestration will not likely gain strength for months, because many of the most draconian cuts and furloughs of government workers will not be felt immediately.