Connecticut-Based Sikorsky Plans 2,000 Layoffs Due To Government Shutdown

The Republicans are really making us feel like they have our welfare in mind.

At least the people out of work will be able to sign up for low cost health insurance. But wait, aren’t they trying to say that isn’t good for the economy?

A Blackhawk helicopter flies a low-level mission over Iraq in January 2004. Blackhawk helicopters are assembled in Stratford, Conn. Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Suzanne M. Jenkins, U.S. Air Force

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