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March 8, 2013 12:00 AM

FERGUSON: The sequestration blues

I don’t know of any context in which being sequestered is a good thing. Until recently I associated the term with being held prisoner in a hotel room while serving jury duty for some high profile case. Now, the word has an even worse connotation for me and a lot of other people in Middle Georgia as the federal government’s version of sequestering us might result in a 20 percent pay cut for the rest of this fiscal year.

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