university funding http://kbia.org en Sequestration would hit MU research funding hard http://kbia.org/post/sequestration-would-hit-mu-research-funding-hard <p>Sequestration, or the automatic across-the-board funding cuts set to kick in nationwide at the beginning of 2013, will tally nearly $110 billion dollars in cuts over the next nine years. The cuts are meant to alleviate the trillion dollar deficit. Congressional Republicans and Democrats are currently facing a stalemate on a solution to the severe fiscal cuts sequestration calls for while still fixing the deficit. KBIA’s Kristofor Husted reports that millions of dollars are at stake for the University of Missouri System. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 21:26:36 +0000 Kristofor Husted 25434 at http://kbia.org Sequestration would hit MU research funding hard