How will we feel the federal budget sequester?

The federal budget sequestration will strain some visible federal programs — Head Start, air traffic control. It will hurt the poor. But what will the federal budget sequestration do to state and local government budgets? There are enough moving parts that the answer is not clear, but it appears that, overall, most state and local […]

How will the federal budget sequester affect state and local government budgets?

The federal budget sequestration will strain some visible federal programs — Head Start, air traffic control.  But what will the federal budget sequestration do to state and local government budgets? There are enough moving parts that the answer is not clear, but it appears that, overall, most state and local governments will feel relatively limited […]