Small-business owners in Wyoming and elsewhere are concerned about the impact that sequestration could have on their businesses if Congress is unable to avert the "fiscal cliff" before the beginning of next year. If Congress fails to act, $1.2 trillion will be cut from the budget, a move that might reduce the number of contracts available for small businesses. The impact could be significant, experts say; the Department of Defense worked with more than 56,000 small businesses across the country last year.

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