The economy shrank for the first time in 30 months. Why? Because of an unexpected drop in government spending. Yet the “sequester” – automatic across-the-board spending cuts – are scheduled to bring the hammer down on the economy on March 1. This is a ticking austerity bomb. We must disarm it. Use the form below to tell your representatives in Washington: Disarm the Austerity Bomb. Repeal the Sequester.