Aug 9, 2013 It's good news for the approximately 640,000 furloughed Department of Defense employees that there will be only six furlough days instead of 11. But it's still a hardship for many of them.
Jul 22, 2013 The IRS is canceling its Monday furlough day because it has managed to cut costs enough to avoid it.
Jul 18, 2013 The suicide rate for Native Americans is nearly four times the national average, but many tribes' mental health services have been compromised by the sequester.
Jul 8, 2013 Monday is day one of the sequester-driven defense cuts, including a one-day a week closure of all domestic military grocery stores.
Jul 5, 2013 Despite federal budget cuts from sequestration, the National Park Service says attendance is up in 2013.
Jun 28, 2013 The Pentagon starts furloughing 650,000 civilian employees next week.
Jun 21, 2013 The Paris Air Show is one of the world’s largest aviation and defense showcases. The U.S. pavilion is always the biggest, and typically attracts an entourage of American governors and members of Congress. But in this age of budget cuts, scrutiny on the costs will be high.
Jun 20, 2013 American troops are on the way out of Afghanistan, but the Washington Post reports that much of their gear, some $7 billion worth, won't be coming home with them.
May 29, 2013 Cuts to government-funded child development programs leave parents scrambling to find child care.