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Phebe Novakovic: General Dynamics Supports White House Action to Help Protect IP of US Firms

General Dynamics Chairman and CEO Phebe Novakovic has said the company backs President Donald Trump’s latest action that seeks to protect U.S. industrial base from theft of intellectual property. The White House signed a memo last week directing the U.S. Trade Representative to examine if the federal government should investigate Chinese trade …

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Roger Waldron: Small Businesses Vulnerable During Govt Shutdown

Roger Waldron, Coalition for Government Procurement president, has told Federal News Radio in an interview that small businesses could suffer effects on their cash reserves and margins because of the government shutdown. Waldron told the station contractors should assess their cash flow situations and also consider subcontractors in their strategies. Anthony Robbins, vice …

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Siemens Adding 50 Florida Jobs For New Wind Turbine Center

Siemens will opening a 40,000-square-foot wind-turbine training center in Orlando, Fla. later this year, the Orlando Business Journal reports. Richard Bilbao writes Florida Gov. Rick Scott selected Orlando for the center, adding he expects the facility to create 50 new jobs. Orlando will receive 2,400 trainees per year and Bilbao …

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