Political Junkie Ken Rudin: Sequester, Hagel & more
If President Obama and members of Congress can’t reach a deal, $85 billion in spending cuts are set to begin unfolding on Friday. This process, known as sequestration, will hit almost every federal program including the military. In this hour, we’ll wrap our heads around sequestration, discuss the confirmation of Chuck Hagel asÂ SecretaryÂ of Defense, and take your calls for NPR’s Political Junkie Ken Rudin.
- Ken Rudin,Â NPR’s Political Junkie