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Wes Bush: R&D to Take Sequestration Hit

Representatives from government contracting companies and the academic sector have urged lawmakers to act on automatic U.S. budget cuts to head off potential effects on the workforce and the economy, Reuters reported Monday. Andrea Shalal-Esa writes the renewed call follows warnings from the military top brass that the sequester could …

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Pragmatics Offers Furloughed Employees Emergency Leave Days

Pragmatics is giving 10 emergency leave days to employees affected by the government shutdown in an effort to offer them financial support, the Washington Business Journal reported Wednesday. Jill R. Aitoro writes the additional time off is for 45 employees that are assigned to affected government agencies. After10 days, the employees will …

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