Re: “Defense layoff notices shushed” (TNT, 10-5).
President Obama does not want our defense contractors to give layoff notices to comply with the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act. He is willing to illegally pay those workers with citizen tax dollars until after the election, along with any incurred fines for not complying with the act.
Major defense contractors include Lockheed Martin, BAE systems, EADS North America, etc. Hundreds are due to be laid off, and they are legally required to be notified months in advance.
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