Sequester Watch: Job-Training and Medical-Research Programs Expect ‘Devastating’ Cuts

February 07, 2014

The National Skills Coalition is warning that sequestration would “devastate” job-training programs. According to a report the group released last week and an infographic released on Wednesday, sequestration would slash more than $450-million from federal job-training programs this year, shutting out more than two million workers from services that might help them find new jobs.