Ben Bradford http://wrur.org en Furloughs Cut Into Classtime At U.S. Military Bases http://wrur.org/post/furloughs-cut-classtime-us-military-bases Civilian furloughs have begun at U.S. military installations worldwide. The mandatory days off without pay, prompted by the current round of budget cuts known as sequestration, are looming over Defense Department-run schools that serve the children of military families. For teachers at the nation's most populous Army base, Fort Bragg, cuts mean no new textbooks and a loss of school days. Thu, 18 Jul 2013 20:12:00 +0000 Ben Bradford 2712 at http://wrur.org