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Michigan Senator Wants Action On Budget At Home, Conflicts Abroad

June 13, 2012

Congress’ difficulty in crafting a compromise budget agreement is threatening to trigger across–the-board cuts in government programs – a process known as “sequestration.” The chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee – Michigan Democrat Carl Levin – says that could mean severe cuts in the Pentagon’s budget alone. Levin talked about his concerns over the budget – and a number of criss developing around the globe – with WDET’s Quinn Klinefelter…