Handling Budgetary Uncertainty in Fiscal Year 2013

January 11, 2013 3:05 PM - Updated: February 6, 2013 3:06 PM

Memo from Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter outlining the fiscal challenges if the Defense Department continues to operate under the current continuing resolution and possible sequestration.
Potential actions include:
-Canceling ship and aviation maintenance in the last half of Fiscal Year 2013.
-Canceling facilites maintenance.
-Freeze civillian hiring
via Bloomberg


Sam LaGrone

Sam LaGrone

Sam LaGrone is the editor of USNI News. He has covered legislation, acquisition and operations for the Sea Services since 2009 and spent time underway with the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and the Canadian Navy.
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