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A Lockheed Martin Corp. Fury unmanned aircraft system (UAS) hangs above the exhibition floor at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) unmanned systems conference in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 13, 2013.

Photograph by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

A Lockheed Martin Corp. Fury unmanned aircraft system (UAS) hangs above the exhibition floor at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) unmanned systems conference in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 13, 2013.

Defense Industry Furloughs Workers as Asking Gov’t to Reopen

The defense industry, which gave 60 percent of its contributions to Republicans in the 2012 elections, is furloughing workers as the partial government shutdown continues. “Shutting down the government has been a tragic mistake,” said Marion Blakey, president and CEO...

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