Lockheed Martin to furlough workers

Lockheed Martin will begin furloughing employees next week because of the ongoing government shutdown, the Washington Post reports.

The Bethesda-based company plans to furlough about 3,000 employees, which is a handful of the approximately 120,000 workers.

Lockheed Martin, however, could increase the number of staffers furloughed.

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