Sequester Q&A: For US, a new season of uncertainty - Article Photos 3/4

FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2013 file photo, House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio meets with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. The politics have been fierce and the fingerpointing incessant. Come March 1, the across-the-board federal spending cuts called sequestration go into effect, launching a new season of economic uncertainty for a nation still trying to shake off a recession. A look at the cuts, how much they amount to and who they will affect -- in question and answer form. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)