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David Goulden: EMC Feels Budget Uncertainty Effects

EMC is maintaining positive outlook on information technology spending despite disruptions brought about by uncertainties in the federal budget, Bloomberg reported Thursday. Sam Chambers writes the computer storage maker cited sequestration, furloughs and the government shutdown as factors that affected EMC’s third-quarter sales amid limited federal spending and protracted approval times. “Uncertainty makes it harder...


Gordon Adams, Todd Harrison: Pentagon to Take Billion-Plus Hit From Shutdown

Some GovCon industry watchers expect the ongoing partial government shutdown to cost the Pentagon up to billions of dollars, Defense News reported Sunday. Marcus Weisgerber writes the estimate takes into consideration the total bill from previous shutdowns, the duration, whether furloughed workers will receive back pay and inefficiency costs that would result from backlogs. “Nobody...


House Budget Bill Sought to Delay Obamacare

The House passed a budget bill to delay the healthcare law by one year late Monday but the law did not move through the Senate and put the government on the brink of a shutdown, Reuters reported Monday. Richard Cowan and Thomas Ferraro write the Republican majority voted 228-201 to approve the measure and sent...

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