Budget Cuts http://wyso.org en Pentagon Issues New Sequestration Warnings: $1 Trillion In Cuts By 2021 http://wyso.org/post/pentagon-issues-new-sequestration-warnings-1-trillion-cuts-2021 <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-b8c56f0a-70f4-fbf1-11d5-e19c1ec51491"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">A report released by the Pentagon this week warns of the consequences of continuing to fund the military at sequestration levels. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:31:52 +0000 Lewis Wallace 48662 at http://wyso.org Pentagon Issues New Sequestration Warnings: $1 Trillion In Cuts By 2021 As Defense Budget Shrinks, Local Contracting Not All Doom And Gloom http://wyso.org/post/defense-budget-shrinks-local-contracting-not-all-doom-and-gloom <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Thursday is the second day of meetings at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base for small businesses in the defense industry. The event is part of an effort on the part of the Air Force to work more with small contractors; base officials say it helps them stay efficient as the government cuts defense budgets.</span></p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:15:01 +0000 Lewis Wallace 48619 at http://wyso.org As Defense Budget Shrinks, Local Contracting Not All Doom And Gloom Governor Approves $27 Million For Miami Valley, But Rejects Springfield Parking Garage http://wyso.org/post/governor-approves-27-million-miami-valley-rejects-springfield-parking-garage <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-1afdf32c-249f-4daa-1336-73f6c12f918d"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Governor John Kasich has signed the capital budget, a $2.4 billion funding bill for infrastructure and building projects at public facilities and schools around the state.</span></span></p><p></p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 03:13:12 +0000 Lewis Wallace 47970 at http://wyso.org Governor Approves $27 Million For Miami Valley, But Rejects Springfield Parking Garage Central State Sees Layoffs, Major Donation On The Same Day http://wyso.org/post/central-state-sees-layoffs-major-donation-same-day <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-17c1f35b-b7d6-d494-5267-f6bd1eff965c" style="line-height: 1.15;"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Central State University in Greene County has announced it’s getting a $1 million gift from an alum, entrepreneur and media figure Josh Smith. O</span></span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">n the same day the gift was announced, at least 17 people were laid off from the school.</span></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 20:02:55 +0000 Lewis Wallace 46983 at http://wyso.org Central State Sees Layoffs, Major Donation On The Same Day President’s Budget Impacts Wright-Patt With More Cuts Possible http://wyso.org/post/president-s-budget-impacts-wright-patt-more-cuts-possible <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;"><a href="http://wyso.org/post/major-changes-possible-air-force-2015-defense-budget" target="_blank">President Obama’s budget proposals</a> have been making waves this week. He and Defense Secretary Chuck </span>Hagel are<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;"> pushing to downsize the Army and Air Force and finally end the war in Afghanistan.</span></p><p></p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:59:54 +0000 Lewis Wallace 46690 at http://wyso.org President’s Budget Impacts Wright-Patt With More Cuts Possible