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Bangor Daily News - June 21, 2012, By Christopher Cousins
BRUNSWICK, Maine — The former Brunswick Naval Air Station could become a center for the research and development of green energy solutions that benefit tenants at the former base with lower electricity costs if plans that have been in the works for several years move forward.
GovExec.com - June 19, 2012, By Andrew Lapin
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey said Tuesday that automatic cuts to the Defense Department’s budget resulting from the sequestration deal struck by the Obama administration and Congress would have to come from military operations, maintenance, training and modernization.
National Defense Magazine - June 19, 2012, By Sandra Erwin
The federal budget stalemate that began nine months ago and might not be resolved until after the November election is likely to cause lasting damage to the defense industry, said Robert J. Stevens, chairman and CEO of Lockheed Martin Corp.
The Connecticut Mirror - June 14, 2012, By Ana Radelat
Washington -- While Connecticut's congressional delegation says another round of base closings is dead on arrival, supporters of the Navy's submarine base in the Groton area already on the defensive.
DefenseNews - June 14, 2012, By Rick Maze
The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee chairman predicted June 14 that Congress will find a way to avoid automatic budget cuts in January that could hurt national security, but he added that any ultimate budget agreement won’t leave the U.S. Defense Department unscathed.
POLITICO - June 13, 2012, By Austin Wright
Facing economic uncertainty, defense contractors are plotting to spur Congress to nix the automatic budget cuts set to begin next year.
NPR - June 13, 2012, By LARRY ABRAMSON
Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta testified about the defense budget on Capitol Hill Wednesday.
The Washington Post - June 12, 2012, By Walter Pincus
The chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee said Tuesday that the Defense Department could head off far deeper budget reductions by preemptively agreeing to cut $10 billion a year for the next decade.
Baltimore Business Journal - June 11, 2012, By Ryan Sharrow
The state plans to invest nearly $9 million in intersection improvement projects at Aberdeen Proving Grounds in Harford County.
Hopewell News & Patriot - June 11, 2012
RICHMOND – Governor Bob McDonnell signed, without any vetoes, the final caboose budget for FY 2012 on Friday, May 25. He received both the FY 2012 caboose budget and the final biennial budget for FY 2013-2014 as passed by the General Assembly on Wednesday, May 23rd. In keeping with his intention to quickly finalize the budget, the governor plans to act on the FY 2013-2014 biennial budget in the days ahead.
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