Sequestration dominated the discussion on the Sunday shows, with lawmakers and Obama administration officials addressing the deep spending cuts set to begin taking effect on Friday. Here’s a brief rundown of the most notable moments, which are covered in greater detail over on The Fix:
* Education Secretary Arne Duncan warned that the deep cuts could put thousands of teachers out of a job.
* Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood warned of air travel disruptions.
* Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) said the Obama administration is exaggerating.
* And Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) sought to remind viewers about the sequester’s origins.