Obama Sequestration

U.S. Fiscal Negotiations Sputter as Government Shutdown Nears
October 12th, 2013

Negotiations in Congress are believed to put an end to a U.S. fiscal crisis after bipartisan talks broke down in the House of Representatives and shifted to Senate leaders.

Obama Signs Order for $85 Billion in Spending Cuts, Blames Congress
March 2nd, 2013

President Obama signed an order thus giving power to the government to begin cutting $85 billion from federal accounts.