Poll: What Does 'Sequester' Mean, Anyway?

Tell us if you know what it means, and if you care.

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The sequester looms over us like a political bogeyman. Will it directly affect our lives? Probably, but no one knows for sure how.

We're curious: Do you know what all of this means for you and your wallet? Do you care? (And just for the record, if you don't care, you probably should.)

Take the poll below.

RESULTS

Yes, and I care very much 62%

 62%
Yes, but I don't care   
 14%
No, but I probably should find out
 23%
No, and I don't care
 1%
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