CBS Evening News for Sunday, Nov 11, 2012
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(Pentagon: David Martin) The across the board cuts that would be triggered for the Pentagon by "sequestration" examined. [Secretary of Defense Leon PANETTA- calls it a disaster for national defense.] Panetta's letter to senators about the military downsizing that would result quoted. [In debate, President OBAMA - cites US military spending.] [Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments Todd HARRISON- criticizes the planned cuts via "sequestration."]
(Studio: Jeff Glor) The role of small contractors in the federal marketplace that could be hit by spending cuts examined; statistics cited. [US Technologies military contractd manager Lowell VAN'T SLOT- reacts to possible layoffs and order slowdowns.] [Small Business Technology Council Jere GLOVER- predicts catastrophic impacts on businesses.]
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