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The Pentagon is cutting all 46K of its temporary civilian workers in anticipation of budget...

The Pentagon is cutting all 46K of its temporary civilian workers in anticipation of budget cuts, and - according to Deputy Defense Sec. Carter - hundreds of thousands of employees face furloughs and reduced paychecks by April if Congress doesn't settle on a way to avoid mandatory budget cuts by March 1.
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  • wigit5
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    At least they waited till after christmas
    25 Jan 2013, 12:28 PM Reply Like
  • mrdirt
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    Wonder how many of them voted for Obama?
    25 Jan 2013, 12:51 PM Reply Like
  • User 509088
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    shirley that just includes the office workers, yes?

     

    it doesn't include mercenaries err i mean contractors, does it?
    25 Jan 2013, 01:17 PM Reply Like
  • wigit5
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    There are certainly more than 46,000 contractors, and they can't afford to cut them all.
    25 Jan 2013, 01:24 PM Reply Like
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