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Government shutdown starting to burn aerospace and defense firms

Jan 09, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

The partial government shutdown, now in its 19th day, is already the longest in at least two decades. And its economic effect on greater Washington's government-centric business community is starting to extend beyond the smallest, most vulnerable companies to include multibillion-dollar companies.

Executives from the government services giant Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) said the shutdown is costing the company tens of millions of dollars as it approaches the end of its ...