WASHINGTON, July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tune in now to AFGE's "Inside Government" for more Department of Defense furlough discussion from the Selfridge Air National Guard Base in Michigan. The show, which originally aired on Friday, July 12, is now available on demand.
AFGE Defense Conference Vice Chair Patty Viers and Marine Corps Council 240 President Brian Leonard analyzed the impact of furloughs and how AFGE members can respond.
AFGE Department of Defense Local 2077 members Marion Seamster and Phil Sassin then discussed the personal and professional toll of furloughs and sequestration.
Lastly, Alliance for American Manufacturing President Scott Paul addressed a recent report detailing the connection between U.S. manufacturing and national security. Paul also analyzed the impact of China's currency manipulation on manufacturing.
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SOURCE American Federation of Government Employees