WASHINGTON — Tens of thousands of civilian employees in the Defense Department could receive warnings about potential layoffs four days before the November election if impending spending cuts aren’t averted, hitting presidential battleground states such as Virginia and Florida hard.
WASHINGTON — A U.S. government agency upheld the Pentagon’s $20.5 billion contract award to UnitedHealth Group, dashing incumbent TriWest Healthcare Alliance Corp.’s hopes of persuading the Defense Department to reconsider.
PHOENIX — A Senate panel voted Tuesday to set up a militia of
300 citizen volunteers to fight what its proponent says is an
invasion of state “by criminals who have formed alliances with
Middle Eastern terrorists.”