How Trump’s Federal Workforce Cuts Could Impact Employment Across the Nation

http://www.governing.com/topics/mgmt/gov-trump-budget-federal-workforce-state-employment.html

The federal government currently employs just over 2 million civilian employees, another 1.3 million active-duty military members and funds millions more contract positions. Contrary to popular notion, the majority of those jobs aren’t located in the Washington, D.C., area. In fact, a review of the most recent Office of Personnel Management (OPM) figures shows 79 percent of federal civilians are based outside of D.C., Maryland and Virginia.

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