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Sequestration

Sequestration is a set of across-the-board federal spending cuts set to kick in on March 1 if Congress doesn’t take action. Economists expect the sequester to pose a drag of roughly 0.6-percentage point to the still fragile U.S. economy in 2013.

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  1. Energy boom to drive economy into manufacturing renaissance?

    Rob Morgan of Fulcrum Securities and First Trust Advisors chief economist Brian Wesbury weigh in on the state of the markets and economy.

  2. Anti-amnesty group pledging to stand against illegal immigration

    Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist, FBN’s Charlie Gasparino and Lori Rothman weigh in on a group urging members of Congress to sign anti-amnesty pledge.

  3. KT McFarland’s take on Ukraine, 2016 presidential election

    National security expert KT McFarland weighs in on the crisis in Ukraine and the 2016 presidential election.

  4. Obama Budget Would Hike Tax Revenue, Cut Deficits

     President  Barack Obama 's fiscal 2015 budget request would boost U.S. tax revenues by nearly $1.4 trillion over 10 years if fully enacted, slashing deficits by $1....

  5. Reform Costs Push UnitedHealth Profit Lower

    UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH), the largest U.S. health insurer, said on Thursday that first-quarter profit fell due to costs and taxes related to the national he...

  6. Red Flags That Tempt the Tax Auditor

    It is the most dreaded letter a taxpayer can receive.Dear Taxpayer, Some of the information that you provided to us does not agree with the information we received f...

  7. Will Yellen become more dovish?

    Hedgeye Risk Management CEO Keith McCullough gives his outlook for the Fed and markets.

  8. President’s threats, warnings toward Putin ineffective?

    FBN’s Lou Dobbs on the growing tension between Russia and the U.S.

  9. Stossel 03/06/2014: Hey, Big Spender

    With new budget being released, Stossel breaks down how government plans to spend more of your money

  10. Does the President have too much power?

    Rep. Bob Goodlatte, (R-Va.), on efforts to limit the power of the White House.

  11. Is Raytheon the defense sector winner for investors?

    Barron’s Senior Editor Jack Hough on the outlook for the defense sector.

  12. Sen. McCain: Sequestration was an admission of failure

    Sen. John McCain, (R-Ariz.), on what is needed to rein in America’s rising debt.

  1. Profit from activist investors’ strategies

    13D Monitor founder Ken Squire on how to invest like an activist investor.

  2. Christine Lagarde: Any oil shock from Iraq could affect U.S. economy

    IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on the outlook for the U.S. economy.

  3. Lagarde: Fed can do a better job with more communication

    IMF managing director Christine Lagarde on U.S. uncertainty, the Fed and housing.

  4. Immigration: straw that broke the camel’s back for Eric Cantor?

    Tea Party News Network’s Scottie Hughes on immigration and the Virginia primary upset.

  5. Could Mount Rushmore have stayed open during sequester ?

    Franklin Center fellow Jillian Melchior on the closing of Mount Rushmore during the sequester .

  6. Is Los Angeles the next Detroit?

    ‘Taxifornia’ author James Lacy argues Los Angeles is spending too much money and could become the next Detroit.

  7. AT&T, DirecTV said to be working on $50B deal

    Mizuho chief investments strategist Carmine Grigoli and Tuna Amobi of S&P Capital on the potential AT&T, DirecTV deal.

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