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As Sequester Cuts Take Hold, America Feels the Pinch

Budgets across dozens of federal agencies and programs were slashed, with employees and administrators taking…

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Army Suspends Tuition Assistance for Soldiers Due to Sequester

Enlisted men and women had the advantage of receiving tuition assistance---not anymore.

The army announces that it will no longer provide tuition assistance to soldiers

By Makkada B. Selah

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President Obama’s Approval Rating Drops Seven Points

Americans blame the president for recent sequester in Washington.

Poll respondents agree that Obama and Democrats failed to come to agreement with Republicans.

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Tax Cuts Will Leave Lasting Impact on Higher Education

The Pell Grant will be unaffected, but other areas of higher education will feel the sequester

HIgher education may become even more unattainable for some

By Ashley R. Harris

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Sequester Woes: Poor, Low-Income Families Most At Risk

The sequester will cause mandatory cuts to federal vouchers for poor Americans.

125,000 individuals and families will be put at risk of becoming homeless if the sequester…

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Sequester Threatens to Cut Jobs for Disabled Government Workers

Workers with severe mental and physical disabilities are most in jeopardy.

If the White House and Congress fails to make a spending deal, millions of disabled…

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Congressional Budget Office: Economy to Pick up Steam in 2014

The Congressional Budget Office forecasts the economic climate

A positive outlook is on the horizon.

By Ashley R. Harris

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