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"It's good news for us at the shipyard but we can't forget there are still hundreds of thousands of federal employees who will be furloughed because of this congressionally manufactured crisis," said Paul O'Connor, president of the Portsmouth Metal Trades Council, an umbrella group that represents several of the shipyard's labor unions.
The Meredith Police Department never got a chance to use its grenade launcher. The equipment, obtained at least nine years ago through a U.S. Department of Defense program, was recalled by the Obama... 0