1. Sequestration fallout: Westover, Barnes air bases would see millions of dollars in cutbacks and furloughs

    Sequestration fallout: Westover, Barnes air bases would see millions of dollars in cutbacks and furloughs

    Sequestration is a provision in budget law that will trigger $470 billion in across-the-board spending cuts spread over the next 10 years unless Congress
    agrees on an alternative by Friday. These cuts would be in addition to the $487 billion in defense spending cuts the Pentagon already is making over the next 10 years.

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