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      State of the State for federal contractors

      On Tuesday, President Obama asked Congress for a short-term fix to sequestration. If unaltered, it will take effect on March first and result in deep cuts to defense and other areas of federal spending.

      Metro-area contractors will be watching negotiations closely.

      Jill Aitoro, federal contracting reporter for The Washington Business Journal, discussed the major firms are positioned ahead of a possible sequester.

      Here's her interview with Capital Insider: