Hoarding Groceries Survival Strategy for Furloughed Workers

Hoarding Groceries Survival Strategy for Furloughed Workers

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Civilian employees of contractor Magic City Enterprises stock the commissary shelves after hours on Oct. 24, 2012 at F.E. Warren Air Force Base in Cheyenne, Wyo. A base spokesperson said each of the 1,100 civilians employed on the base could face forced furlough days amounting to about $8,000 in lost annual income if federal sequestration measures are enacted.