Budget Cuts http://wyso.org en Thousands Offered Buyout Option As Wright-Patt Tries To Avoid Layoffs http://wyso.org/post/thousands-offered-buyout-option-wright-patt-tries-avoid-layoffs <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-110a39db-5f1f-f153-578b-b866fd410e0e"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Thousands of civilian workers at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base are being offered the option to retire early or take a buyout. The buyouts are an effort to prepare for a cut of 372 positions at the base this fall.</span></span></p><p></p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:46:18 +0000 Lewis Wallace 53133 at http://wyso.org Thousands Offered Buyout Option As Wright-Patt Tries To Avoid Layoffs Wright-Patt And Partners Move On Ideas http://wyso.org/post/wright-patt-and-partners-move-ideas <p></p><p>In an effort to save costs under a shrinking military budget, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base announced&nbsp;<a href="http://wyso.org/post/wright-patt-seeks-cost-savings-through-partnerships" style="line-height: 1.5;">earlier this year</a>&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">it would form partnerships with local governments, organizations and businesses. &nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 11:54:57 +0000 Jerry Kenney 51234 at http://wyso.org Wright-Patt And Partners Move On Ideas City Leaders Go After Kasich For Lost Local Government Funds http://wyso.org/post/city-leaders-go-after-kasich-lost-local-government-funds <p></p> Fri, 23 May 2014 14:31:19 +0000 Lewis Wallace 50319 at http://wyso.org City Leaders Go After Kasich For Lost Local Government Funds 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