By Bernie Becker - 02/04/13 08:24 PM EST
Large chunks of the grants for the environment and social services would also be in danger, Pew found. Meanwhile, roughly 3 percent of the $284 billion in health grants would be on the table.
Officials on both sides of the aisle have said recently that they increasingly believe the across-the-board cuts will be implemented in less than a month. Pew notes that states aren’t exactly sure how the cuts would be put into place, or how much of a hit their budgets will take.