Senate Votes Keep $85 Billion Cuts in Place Starting Tomorrow

Senate Votes Keep $85 Billion Cuts in Place Starting Tomorrow

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Sen. Charles Schumer, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Majority Whip Richard Durbin hold a news conference at the Capitol on the eve of the budget sequester on Feb. 28, 2013 in Washington. Referring to the sequester, Senate Chaplain Barry Black opened today's session with the prayer, "As we anticipate an across-the-board budget cuts across our land, we still expect to see your goodness prevail, O God, and save us from ourselves."