PBS NewsHour Defense Secretary Panetta Warns Cuts Could Mean Furlough
Defense Secretary Panetta Warns Automatic Spending Cuts Could Mean Furlough Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Defense Secretary Panetta Warns Cuts Could Mean Furlough
Automatic spending cuts will take effect in March if a defense budget deal cannot be reached. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has said he may resort to furloughing the department's civilian workers. Judy Woodruff assesses what this new threat means for the U.S. Military with Ashton Carter, Deputy Secretary of Defense.
Premiere Date: 02/20/2013
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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