Rome Lab civilian employees furloughed

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - Ninety-six civilian employees have been furloughed at Rome Lab as part of the government shutdown, according to U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna.

Hanna has written Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to urge the Administration to end the furloughs.

"The work done by all employees at Rome Lab is vital to our national security," Hanna wrote on Facebook. "The secretary (Hagel) should do the right thing and put these individuals back to work with full pay."

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