Testimony: Sequestration

February 2013
ED Review;2/15/2013, p4
The article reports that the impacts of sequestration will be testified by the U.S. Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan, before the Senate Appropriations Committee. It mentions that the sequester-automatic spending cuts to most federal programs will go into affect from March 1, 2013. Duncan states that sequestration would hit hard at federal, state, and local efforts to improve educational opportunities for the nation's neediest students and families.


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