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Chuck Hagel Furloughs

Pentagon Ordering Most Of Its 400,000 Furloughed Employees Back

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 12.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is ordering most of its approximately 400,000 furloughed civilian employees back to work. The dec...

Hagel Delivers Grim News On Harmful Cuts

AP | LARA JAKES | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

JOINT BASE CHARLESTON, S.C. — The audience gasped in surprise and gave a few low whistles as Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel delivered the news th...

Defense Department Makes Change On Cuts

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 07.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — After weeks of debate and number-crunching, the Defense Department announced plans Tuesday to furlough about 680,000 of its civilia...

Hagel: Pentagon Furloughs To Be Reduced

AP | RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 05.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — As many as 700,000 civilian employees at the Defense Department will be furloughed for as long as 14 work days beginning in June, e...