Air Force Cutbacks to Result in Job Losses
The Las Vegas Journal reports that Nevada as well as Florida will experience job losses with the planned cutbacks in air force spending.
“The bulk of the command’s 6,000 military and civilian personnel work in southeast Virginia where 2,300 jobs will be lost.. …The Pentagon ordered the elimination of the U.S. Joint Forces Command as part of budget cuts. The command has a budget of just under $1 billion, and its closure is expected to save about $430 million a year as many of its elements are reassigned.”
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