24/7 Newsfeed

Put Reason 24/7 on Your Site

RSS

Follow Reason 24/7 on Twitter and via RSS

Sequester Calamity Free Despite Dire Threats

Back in February, President Obama warned that if the sequester cuts totaling around $85 billion this year went into effect, "All our economic progress could be put at risk."

A month into the sequester, however, that doesn't seem to be the case: Home prices are rising, and the private sector is still slowly adding jobs.

Source: CBS News. Read full article. (link)

Editor's Note: We invite comments and request that they be civil and on-topic. We do not moderate or assume any responsibility for comments, which are owned by the readers who post them. Comments do not represent the views of Reason.com or Reason Foundation. We reserve the right to delete any comment for any reason at any time. Report abuses.

  • fish||

    Yeah...I'm shocked.

advertisement