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3:11 pm
Tue February 19, 2013

Bustos, Loebsack tour defense contractor

Congressmembers Cheri Bustos and Dave Loebsack tour a defense contractor in the Quad Cities Tuesday.

  To show their opposition to sequestration, and its possible impact on eastern Iowa and western Illinois, two members of congress toured a defense contractor in the Quad Cities Tuesday. Dave Loebsack from Iowa's 2nd district and Cheri Bustos from Illinois' 17th worry that automatic federal spending cuts, due to take effect next month, could affect hundreds of jobs in their districts.  Loebsack agrees the federal budget should be cut, but it should be done carefully. 

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