National Security
4:25 pm
Thu September 20, 2012

Automatic Budget Cuts Still Loom Over Defense Dept.

Originally published on Thu September 20, 2012 5:05 pm

Republicans continue to press the Obama administration for more details on how they would cut billions from the defense budget if sequestration is put into place in January. The Department of Defense will now have to explain why it has not planned for an event that is becoming increasingly likely.