Essential Pittsburgh
11:23 am
Thu February 28, 2013

Sequestration Deadline

Economic Contributor Jay Sukits talks about how the sequester stands to impact our lives
Economic Contributor Jay Sukits talks about how the sequester stands to impact our lives
Credit Katz School of Business / University of Pittsburgh

Pennsylvania U.S. Senator Bob Casey has a plan for heading off the sequester and 85 billion dollars in federal cuts scheduled to go into effect Friday at midnight.  Jay Sukits, Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh addresses Senator Casey's plan and the sequester threat from an economist's point of view.