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Sequestration threatens U.S. flood-warning system

Oregon and Idaho each had to shut down three water gauges due to automatic budget cuts, known as sequestration. Watch how Idaho relies on these water gauges, from tracking drought conditions to determining stream levels for salmon. Video by Seth Ogilvie/Idaho Public…  …

The Senate Moves To Shield Itself From Sequestration

Sequestration is mostly causing havoc for ordinary, working people of the sort that live paycheck to paycheck, the sort that compromise the majority of this country. That’s undoubtably why Republicans feel they can safely take them hostage in budget negotiations, causing them massive harm with sequestration in order to get…