Sequestration 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 Wright-Patt Begins Meetings With Local Leaders On Cost-Cutting Measures http://wyso.org/post/wright-patt-begins-meetings-local-leaders-cost-cutting-measures <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is holding meetings all day Thursday to talk about cost-cutting measures. In January, base officials announced they want to attract partnerships with area businesses and governments as a way to save money.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 21:23:05 +0000 Lewis Wallace 46099 at http://wyso.org Wright-Patt Begins Meetings With Local Leaders On Cost-Cutting Measures Bipartisan Budget Deal Curbs Sequestration, But Still Hits Federal Employees http://wyso.org/post/bipartisan-budget-deal-curbs-sequestration-still-hits-federal-employees <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Dayton-area leaders are breathing sighs of relief as the proposed budget deal in Congress appears to be ending the across-the-board cuts known as sequestration.</span></span></p><p></p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 00:41:07 +0000 Lewis Wallace 43307 at http://wyso.org Bipartisan Budget Deal Curbs Sequestration, But Still Hits Federal Employees Local Officials Sound A New Sequestration Alarm http://wyso.org/post/local-officials-sound-new-sequestration-alarm <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 19px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Dayton-area officials held a public meeting Tuesday about the effects of sequestration, or automatic federal spending cuts, on the local economy. They say the outlook is gloomy if sequestration continues into 2014.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 12:00:35 +0000 Lewis Wallace 41989 at http://wyso.org Local Officials Sound A New Sequestration Alarm