February 19, 201312:00 PM
The Defense Department and other government agencies are preparing for the possible government budget cuts known as sequestration. Host Michel Martin talks with Lieutenant Colonel Elizabeth Robbins of the Defense Department and Washington Post ‘Federal Diary’ columnist Joe Davidson about who’ll be affected.
MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:
This is TELL ME MORE, from NPR News. I’m Michel Martin. Later in the program, we will have the latest in our series of conversations for Black History Month. We are hearing from African-Americans in the stem fields – that’s science, technology, engineering and math. Today, we’ll talk to a woman who’s breaking barriers as a designer of video games. So that’s coming up. Continue reading “Sequestration: Are the Negations Just ‘Theater?’”