Panetta Opposes Sequestration Replacement Bill

Despite being opposed to the Defense cuts included in sequestration, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta told reporters Thursday that a bill that passed through the House making cuts solely among domestic spending in an effort to thwart sequestration was misguided.

Justin Duckham
Justin Duckham is a Senior Washington Correspondent with the Talk Radio News Service. Justin is a proud alumnus of UC Merced, where he studied History, Philosophy and American Studies. Prior to making the jump to politics in 2008, Justin was a music journalist in California. Follow Justin on Twitter @Jduckham

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

House Benghazi Subpoenas Clinton Emails

The House Select Committee on the Events Surrounding the 2012 Terrorist Attack in Benghazi has subpoenaed former Secretary of State […]

TRNS News Notes- 3/4

SCOTUS: 4 big words Obamacare doom?
GOP scrambles for alternatives
DoJ slams Ferguson PD on racism
Netanyahu speaks to Congress on Iran
Obama takes issue with comments
In flip-flop, House approves DHS funding

Ambassador To South Korea Injured In Attack

His assailant was immediately arrested, according to reports.

LISTEN: The Day Ahead – March 5, 2015

The Day Ahead Logo

The U.N. Security Council talks Syria, John Kerry heads to Saudi Arabia and a deadline passes for a power-sharing agreement in South Sudan.

LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – March 4, 2015

The World in 2:00 continents logo

The al-Nusra Front is offered a deal to drop its terrorist ties in exchange for military support and migrant deaths in the Mediterranean are discussed in London.

White House Warns “Catastrophic Damage” From Adverse SCOTUS Obamacare Ruling

“There is no contingency plan that could be implemented that would prevent the catastrophic damage that could be done by essentially undermining the Affordable Care Act with an adversarial ruling on this,” White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters Wednesday.