(NEWS CENTER) -- Sen. Angus King (I-Maine) says the "budget chaos" in Washington threatens national security. Sen. King talks about that and more In The Arena with Pat Callaghan.
King says sequestration and uncertainty are taking a toll on miltary readiness. He talks about the effort to protect shipbuilding at Bath Iron Works from the automatic budget cuts, and the latest threats from some Republicans to shut down the government if Obamacare is not de-funded.
Sen. King also discusses the diplomatic efforts to deal with chemical weapons in Syria, and whether he will endorse Eliot Cutler in his run for governor.