Eric Cantor: The Sequester 'Doesn't Make Any Sense' - VIDEOSubmitted by emalvini on Sun, 02/10/2013 - 14:29
Eric Cantor: The Sequester 'Doesn't Make Any Sense' - VIDEO
Brett LoGiurato | Feb. 10, 2013 | 12:23 PM
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor conceded that the across-the-board spending cuts of the upcoming sequester don't "make any sense." But he blamed President Barack Obama for proposing it and suggested that Republicans would be OK with the cuts kicking in.
"Clearly, this is not the best way to go about controlling spending," Cantor said on "Meet the Press" Sunday.
Cantor pushed the argument that the House has taken up alternative measures to avoid the cuts in the sequester. The problem, he said, is that Obama wants to raise taxes "every three months."