How might sequestration affect you?

President Obama speaks about the sequester on Feb. 19.

An $85 billion automatic federal budget cut officially went into effect earlier this year, and KPCC reporters are looking to speak with Southern Californians who may be impacted by the sequestration. KPCC journalists have reported on the many ways sequestration may affect California's public health system, education, air travel, immigration, prisons, the military and more. 

If you suspect the budget cuts may affect you—or they already have—please fill out our brief set of questions. 

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