Sequestration http://kunm.org en Sequestration Shuts Down NM Head Start Centers http://kunm.org/post/sequestration-shuts-down-nm-head-start-centers <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Children of low-income families who get free early education services in northern New Mexico will have to seek help elsewhere because two Head Start centers are closing as part of the the federal deficit cutting plan known as </span><a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/09/sequestration-head-start_n_3562607.html" style="line-height: 1.5;">sequestration</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp; Presbyterian Medical Services, the nonprofit that gives a “head start” to hundreds of children before kindergarten, is feeling the pinch and cutting services. Fri, 19 Jul 2013 02:35:27 +0000 Deborah Martinez 32379 at http://kunm.org Sequestration Shuts Down NM Head Start Centers Indian Health Service Prepares For Sequestration http://kunm.org/post/indian-health-service-prepares-sequestration <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">With the possibility of sequestration two weeks away, the Indian Health Services says they could be facing large cuts to program funding. Those cuts could be disastrous for the Indian Health Service which is already dealing with a massively underfunded budget. </span></p> Sat, 16 Feb 2013 01:10:23 +0000 Christine Trudeau 25164 at http://kunm.org Indian Health Service Prepares For Sequestration