Hagel: Pentagon will only furlough workers for 6 days

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said the Pentagon will only furlough workers for six days, thanks to savings found on other line items in the military budget. The Defense Department had previously forecast 22 furlough days would be necessary because of budget cuts from sequestration. Meanwhile, lawmakers applauded the move by the Pentagon to shorten worker furloughs, but said the furloughs provide only a temporary fix.

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