Hotdish Politics: Sequester on the horizon, and why it's there

  • by: KEVIN DIAZ , Star Tribune
  • Updated: February 24, 2013 - 9:00 AM

WASHINGTON – If there’s a painless way to whittle down the nation’s $16 trillion debt, nobody has found it. Which is why the federal budget ax known as “sequestration” appears all but certain to fall on Friday.

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