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Johnson Hopes Cuts Will Be Restored

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Johnson Hopes Cuts Will Be Restored

The two year budget deal approved by Congress will move away from the cuts that were mandated under sequestration, but those effects will linger for a while.

South Dakota US Attorney Brendan Johnson says he hopes he will be able to replace staff that was lost due to those cuts…

 

Johnson says while they are still prosecuting cases, it is taking longer…

 

Johnson says he will work with the US Justice Department on restoring their budget…

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