Himes On Sequester: Deals Don\’t Get Done Until There\’s A Feeling Of Crisis

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Rep. Himes said that while the cuts set to take effect Friday are not as dramatic as a full blown government shutdown, he hopes the effect of the sequester will be felt \”quickly and hopefully enough\” for Washington to realize they need to act:

Here\’s what he had to say about the chances of an 11th hour deal:

Read more on how the sequester will affect Connecticut residents.

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