Obama Calls for Replacing Sequester with Balanced Approach

With severe spending cuts now etched into law, US President Barack Obama urged Congress Saturday to find a deficit-trimming alternative. , 3/2/2013, 8:51 PM

US Frees Detained Migrants as Budget Cuts Loom

US officials released hundreds of detained immigrants to trim expenses ahead of massive automatic budget cuts due to take effect this week. , 2/27/2013, 12:08 PM

Fed Chairman Bernanke Warns Budget Cuts Could Slow Growth

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke warned that looming budget cuts could further slow growth. , 2/26/2013, 7:15 PM

Obama Continues to Paint Devastating Picture of Budget Cuts

Obama is increasing pressure on Republicans to agree on tax increases to avert $85 billion in automatic spending cuts., 2/26/2013, 6:58 PM

Obama Warns: Budget Cuts will Slow Economy, Eliminate Jobs

Obama warned warring politicians it was time to start governing as Washington deals with another crisis threatening the fragile economy. , 2/25/2013, 8:42 PM

Obama Blames Republicans for Stalemate in Budget Talks

Obama accused Republicans of refusing to deal and painted a dire picture of the US economy if the automatic cuts take effect, 2/19/2013, 7:35 PM

Obama Warns of Threats to Thousands of Jobs

Obama warned Congress that steep budget cuts would hurt the economy and threaten jobs., 2/9/2013, 8:19 PM