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White House says Minnesota would feel sequester

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The White House claims thousands of jobs are at stake with today's beginning of a federal sequester, automatic cuts in most federal programs.

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Here are some cuts the White House and U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan say Minnesotans can expect by September if Congress and the president make no changes:

-- About $7 million in general education funding is at risk, putting 100 teacher and aide jobs in jeopardy.

-- Disabled children's education programs would lose $9.2 million.

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