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Virginia bracing for sequester’s impact

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    In this image provided by the U.S. Navy shows aircraft carriers from left: USS Dwight D. Eisenhower, USS George H.W. Bush, USS Enterprise, USS Harry S. Truman, and USS Abraham Lincoln in port at Naval Station Norfolk, Va., the world’s largest naval station Thursday Dec. 20, 2012. (AP Photo/US Navy/ Specialist 2nd Class Ernest R. Scott)

Posted: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 12:00 am

As President Barack Obama heads to Newport News today to highlight the impact that steep federal spending cuts will have if not averted, Virginia schools, military installations, local governments are beginning to prepare.

Obama will appear at Newport News Shipbuilding, in a defense-heavy state that could be particularly hard hit if Congress does not find a way to avoid the cuts slated to take effect March 1.

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