Related Program: Election 2012 Campaign 2012 Political Calendar By Jason Saul • Sep 16, 2012 Related Program: Election 2012 TweetShareGoogle+Email Track where the presidential candidates are traveling in the run-up to November 2012 with this interactive calendar. Check back often for updates. Tags: election 2012TweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Paul Ryan Headlines Values Voter Summit By Audie Cornish & Don Gonyea • Sep 14, 2012 Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/. AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: White House: Sequestration Would Be 'Deeply Destructive' By editor • Sep 14, 2012 The White House provided its first assessment of what would happen if Congress fails to act and allows about $100 billion worth of automatic budget cuts to take effect on Jan. 2. In its estimation (pdf), the White House's Office Of Management and Budget says this so-called "sequestration" would have a "devastating impact" on government programs including defense.