Sequestration spending cuts scheduled to go into effect on March 1 would halt $85 billion in funding. In a statement issued Sunday, the White House said New Jersey would lose $30 million in education funding and see 11,000 civilian Department of Defense jobs furloughed.
This hub article contains links to Freehold stories about the possible impact of a sequester on Freehold and Monmouth County.
- State Asks Freehold to Budget Federal Grants at 75%
- Monmouth Head Start Provider Advocating for Programs as Sequester Looms
- Unclear Whether Sequester Will Impact NWS Earle Jobs