Va. defense firms say sequester is already here

02/5/2013 | Patch.com

In a meeting this week with Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., leaders from Virginia defense firms said the negative effects of the looming sequestration already have hit their businesses and warned that there will be worse fallout if the cuts take place. Firms have slowed research investment, frozen hiring and delayed orders, the contractors told Kaine. "We've been sequestered already," said John Hillen, president and CEO of Sotera Defense.

View Full Article in:

Patch.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Assistant Director of Development
Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD)
Boston, MA
Corporate Relations Associate
National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
Washington, DC
Sales Engineer: Aerospace and Defense
Hydra-Electric Company
Burbank, CA
Supplier Quality Engineer
Pratt & Whitney
East Hartford, CT
Membership Ambassador
The National LGBT Bar Association
Washington, DC