1. Local

Discuss in my forum

Ellen Freudenheim

12 Ways the Federal Sequester Cuts Will (& Won't) Hit Brooklyn, From Airport Delays to Medicaid & Food Stamps

By February 23, 2013

Follow me on:

How will the impending federal budget cuts called "sequestration" impact Brooklyn?  Everyone's talking about it, now that Congress and the White House just can't agree. It turns out that Brooklyn residents stand to possibly suffer quite a bit, and as usual, it's the most vulnerable who get the rawest deal. From Head Start to unemployment benefits, expect cuts.

Price of Dysfunction: 12 Ways the Looming "Sequester" Budget  Cuts will Hit Brooklyn (If They Really Happen)



No comments yet. Leave a Comment

Leave a Comment

Line and paragraph breaks are automatic. Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title="">, <b>, <i>, <strike>

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.