Leon Panetta

Civilian Defense Workforce Could See Cuts

Feb 21, 2013

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says the Defense Supply Center in Whitehall and other facilities in Ohio could see nearly 166 million dollars in civilian payroll cuts if automatic government spending reductions kick in on March 1st.

Civilian employees at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton will not be furloughed if The President and Congress fail to reach a deal on the so-called "fiscal cliff."