All Sections
Welcome guest, you have 3 views left. | Register | Sign In

NH Angle is a news and information aggregation by staff and audience of the New Hampshire Union Leader, The Goffstown News, The Bedford Bulletin, The Hooksett Banner and The Salem Observer. Share a news link here or comment on this item below.


A Los Angeles-class attack submarine is guided up the Piscataqua River by the United States Coast Guard and Moran Tugboats to a shipyard dock. (File)

Shipyard union boss cites three-day delay in submarine's departure as measure of sequestration's toll

KITTERY, Maine — A submarine at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard will be delayed in leaving by two to three days because a critical component did not arrive on time due to furlough of Supply Department employees. Paul O'Connor, president of the Metal Trades Council, recounted that story to describe what he said are the "real impacts" of automatic federal budget cuts on the shipyard operation.



CLICK TO VIEW THE SOURCE MATERIAL


Post a comment


You must sign in before you can post comments. If you are experiencing issues with your account please e-mail abuse@unionleader.com.


Most Popular

FOLLOW US
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Follow our RSS feed
Union Leader app for Apple iPad or Android *
Click to download from Apple Apps StoreClick to download from Android Marketplace
* e-Edition subscription required
Coming Feb. 5

We'll print a premium Voters First Primary Edition on Feb. 5 profiling the candidates and exploring the issues ahead of the vote Tuesday, Feb. 9.

Joe McQuaid - Publisher

Biff and Donald Trump  Trump campaign insults NH voters' intelligence


 For our safety, our future: Chris Christie for President