Stories tagged: federal budget cuts
Wed., July 31, 2013, 9:02 a.m.
Pentagon to bear brunt of upcoming budget cuts
WASHINGTON — A second, deeper round of automatic federal budget cuts is on its way, and it’s going to hit the Pentagon hard.
Wed., March 27, 2013
Air base school could feel federal cuts
Federal budget cuts could close or curtail some school and child care programs at Fairchild Air Force Base, worried military families and school officials told U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., …
Fri., March 8, 2013, 10:50 a.m.
Federal cuts could close Felts air traffic tower
Federal budget cuts that went into effect last week could result in closure of the Felts Field air traffic control tower and elimination of the tower night shift at Spokane …
Wed., Feb. 27, 2013, 12:20 p.m.
Labrador blasts Obama on budget; softens on immigration
U.S. Rep. Raul Labrador blasted President Barack Obama on Wednesday for lack of leadership in the sequestration spat, while hinting his willingness to accept some Democratic positions in potential immigration …