tv.broadwayworld.com

VIDEO: Sen. Mark Warner Visits CBS THIS MORNING

Related Links
CBS News Broadcasts Maintain TV Year-to-Date Viewer GrowthCBS News Broadcasts Maintain TV Year-to-Date Viewer Growth
July 24, 2015
CBS THIS MORNING Posts Double Digit % Gains in Key DemosCBS THIS MORNING Posts Double Digit % Gains in Key Demos
July 23, 2015
ABC's GOOD MORNING AMERICA is No. 1 for the Week in Total ViewersABC's GOOD MORNING AMERICA is No. 1 for the Week in Total Viewers
July 23, 2015
NBC's TODAY is #1 Morning News Program This Season Among A18-49 ViewersNBC's TODAY is #1 Morning News Program This Season Among A18-49 Viewers
July 23, 2015
Related: CBS THIS MORNING, CBS

Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) said the public doesn't realize "how stupid" some of the possible sequester budget cuts are, in an interview with co-hosts Charlie Rose, Gayle King and Norah O'Donnell that aired live today, Feb. 25, 2013, on CBS THIS MORNING on the CBS Television Network (7:00 AM – 9:00 AM).

"In many places we will end up cutting things that will cost the taxpayer more money than the cuts," Warner said. Watch the appearance in full below. Excerpts of the interview are below.

ROSE: Do you believe the President and the White House has misjudged the Republicans' intent to avoid sequester?

WARNER: I've been surprised some of these Republican leaders have said they don't want to negotiate, no eleventh-hour deals. I don't think the public realizes how stupid these cuts are. In many places we will end up cutting things that will cost the taxpayer more money than the cuts. Let me give you three quick examples. In the Navy there are 975 separate line items – each of those will be cut. Each of these programs are not of equal value to the taxpayer.

In some places, we'll actually even have to cut long-term contracts, volume-based contracts, which means we'll have to pay more for ships and planes. We're also going to be cutting back on NIH grants not being able to finish, meat inspectors, so the price of meat will go up. We've got to do something other than have this. The Senate will actually have a plan, half cuts and half revenues, but what the House will do, who knows.

VIDEO: Sen. Mark Warner Visits CBS THIS MORNING

TV VIDEOS


BWW Interview: Lisa Lampanelli Chats New Special 'Back to the Drawing Board,' Donald Trump, Off-Broadway PlayBWW Interview: Lisa Lampanelli Chats New Special, Donald Trump, Off-Broadway Play BWW Interview: Annoying Actor Friend Explains Why #SOBLESSED Live at 54 Below is Like the Hamilton Lottery
BWW Interview: Actor Friend Explains Why #SOBLESSED Live is Like the Hamilton Lottery

Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber

           Follow