John Kerry warns of dangers of cutting foreign assistance

John Kerry warns of dangers of cutting foreign assistance

Last week, the Senate Appropriations Committee held a hearing to discuss the impacts of the looming sequester, the approximately 5 percent across-the-board cuts in all discretionary spending, set to take effect on March 1. Sequestration will have severe consequences for programs that fight HIV/AIDS, childhood diseases and hunger. At the request of the Appropriations Committee Chairwoman, […]