Feds avoid cuts, for now

January 1, 2013

If the House repeats the Senate’s action Tuesday morning to avert a “fiscal cliff” of higher  taxes and across-the-board federal budget cuts, federal agencies will avoid immediate reductions. But the future remains uncertain for federal employees because the legislation, passed well before dawn, delays the budget reductions known as sequestration for only two months.

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Joe Davidson writes the Federal Diary, a column about the federal workplace that celebrated its 80th birthday in November 2012.
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