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Published March 02, 2013, 04:56 PM

Sequester hits North Dakota

(WDAY TV) -- And we want to give you a look at how it'll effect our state.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

(WDAY TV) -- And we want to give you a look at how it'll effect our state.

Officials say North Dakota will be docked about 20-million dollars in federal funding. A large chunk is in K-12 education. Public health care is another spot deducted, which means less money for vaccines for children.

Also funding for clean air, clean water and wildlife protection services.

Lawmakers have said it's a good thing it's happening while their in session so they can work it into the budget.

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