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Government Executive - October 17, 2012, By Kedar Pavgi
Political paralysis on Capitol Hill constrains the United States’ ability to act as a global leader and prevents the government from transforming itself and addressing major issues, a former Defense Department official said Tuesday evening.
Defense News - October 15, 2012, By Marcus Weisgerber
The Pentagon continued its ongoing dialogue with industry last week. But unlike previous discussions about the impact of deep defense budget cuts scheduled to go into effect in January, this meeting emphasized how to manage those spending reductions.
dailypress.com - October 14, 2012, By Hugh Lessig
The Virginia Peninsula Chamber has mounted an all-out push in hopes of securing $6 million over two state fiscal years to help protect Langley Air Force Base from potential downsizing or closure.
Corpus Christi Caller Times - October 4, 2012, By Mike D. Smith
CORPUS CHRISTI — Continued development under Corpus Christi's existing zoning and land use plans could limit the mission of the city's military facilities and pose safety risks for residents, according to findings in a joint land use study.
Government Executive - September 28, 2012, By Tom Shoop
The Office of Management and Budget Friday reinforced a Labor Department ruling that federal contractors need not issue notices of impending layoffs to employees related to the looming budget sequester. OMB said agencies would cover contractors’ “liability and litigation costs” related to such notices if they follow Labor’s guidelines.
Federal News Radio - September 27, 2012, By Jared Serbu
When it comes to securing the technology supply chain, the Defense Department needs to accept the fact that it no longer dominates the market for most of the products it buys, the department's top industrial policy official said Wednesday.
Reuters - September 25, 2012, By Jim Wolf and Richard Cowan
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Defense Department may have more flexibility to cope with what it has painted as a potentially devastating across-the-board spending cut, the department's chief financial officer said Tuesday.
Reuters - September 20, 2012, By Andrea Shalal-Esa
(Reuters) - Small businesses in the United States could lose nearly 1 million jobs in 2013 if federal lawmakers do not avert $1.2 trillion in across-the-board budget cuts due to begin taking effect in January, a new study showed.
The Dothan Eagle - September 20, 2012, By Ebony Horton
The unique and integral services offered at Fort Rucker would be hard to replicate in any other part of the country, easing concerns the post could be negatively impacted by any future Base Realignment and Closure, Gov. Robert Bentley said Thursday.
Los Angeles Times - September 18, 2012, By W.J. Hennigan
In another wallop to Southern California's aerospace industry, defense giant Northrop Grumman Corp. said it is preparing to trim its payroll by nearly 600 workers.
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