Comments for: Portsmouth shipyard workers spared from furlough, but 2,000 Maine workers still face unpaid leave

Posted May 14, 2013, at 7:45 p.m.
Last modified May 15, 2013, at 9:08 a.m.

The 4,700 civilian employees at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery will not be forced to take unpaid leave this summer as a result of the across-the-board budget cuts known as sequestration. However, there are at least 2,000 other civilian employees of the Department of Defense in Maine who could …

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