Republicans Join Obama Seeking the Bright Side of Spending Cuts

Republicans Join Obama Seeking the Bright Side of Spending Cuts

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The U.S. Capitol stands in Washington, D.C. Sequestration is “a terrible instrument, but it’s better than not cutting at all,” Oklahoma Republican Senator Tom Coburn said in an interview. “The country has an advantage if we cut $1.2 trillion out of the next 10 years.”