Obama’s administration finds flexibility in sequesters; budget warnings overblown

Even as it warns that the across-the-board budget cuts are still biting, the Obama administration has found ways to soften the impact of the sequester — rethinking planned worker furloughs and restoring military operations that had been cut.

The Internal Revenue Service announced this week that it had found enough money elsewhere in its budget to cancel next week’s planned agencywide furlough, following similar announcements this month by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the U.S. Park Police, which also said they have freed up enough money to cancel furloughs.

Read more: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/jul/18/obamas-budget-warnings-overblown-administration-fi/#ixzz2ZVZysJMR 
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