Last week, Morning Edition looked at possible cuts to the Defense Department as part of what's known as sequestration. Next, we examine the effect of across-the-board spending cuts on the rest of the federal budget. One analyst says right off the top expect a 15 percent reduction in the federal workforce.
After British voters go to the polls on Thursday, either David Cameron or Ed Miliband will be prime minister. While one of these men will win the election contest, neither is likely to win a popularity contest.
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