Briefing

THE WEEK THE U.S. GOT SEQUESTERED

59%

Percentage of "tuna" sold at U.S. grocery stores and restaurants that is mislabeled

'We Should not have to move a third bill before the Senate gets off their ass and begins to do something.'

JOHN BOEHNER, Speaker of the House, which last year passed two bills (largely ignored by the Senate) to replace the $85 billion in sequester cuts set to start March 1

GOOD WEEK

NHL

Reported league realignment is getting (mostly) good buzz

BAD WEEK

NASCAR

Tried and failed to suppress a video of fans getting hit by crash debris

'In America,...

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