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Defense Furloughs

Pentagon Takes Action To Ease Pain From Harmful Cuts

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 10.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon moved Tuesday to ease the pain of mandatory, unpaid furloughs that civilian employees have had to bear for a month bec...

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...