Posted: Friday, March 22, 2013 12:00 am
WASHINGTON — The Defense Department has, at least temporarily, put the brakes on furlough plans that would cost many of its civilian employees 20 percent of their paychecks.
That's welcome news to the 2,800 civilian employees who work at Offutt Air Force Base south of Omaha. They faced losing one day per week of pay over the course of 22 weeks.
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Friday, March 22, 2013 12:00 am.