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RELIGION & ETHICS NEWSWEEKLY

Sequestration and the Poor

  • Aired: 05/17/2013
  • 07:47
  • Rating: NR
City governments and programs that help the poor will bear the brunt of the federal budget cuts imposed by sequestration. "Every time we talk about a cut you’re talking about many people who don’t have an expensive lobby in Washington, DC. It’s an economic justice issue, a social justice issue," says Baltimore mayor Stephanie Rollins Blake.
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The impact on programs that help the needy is just starting to be felt.
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