No Cheers for Sequestration

Over at Slate (naturally), Matt Yglesias writes that, as ways of cutting the deficit go, the sequester actually isn't so bad. He says: "if you're a 'defense' dove like me and have a non-utopian view of the domestic discretionary budget then this looks like we're mostly talking about harmless spending cuts." Therefore, he says, it's better to let it hit than to repeal it.

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