While the financial impact to the security industry cannot be entirely known, integrators, manufacturers and other stakeholders report widespread repercussions from the 16-day shutdown of the United States government in October. Yet even with the budget impasse averted, tensions continue to mount partly over the potential for lawmakers to become deadlocked again early next year.
By Rodney Bosch · October 31, 2013
For electronic security industry stakeholders warily tracking the threat of massive federal spending cuts, tensions only intensified after congressional leaders and the White House failed to reach a deal on March 1 to avert sequestration.
By Rodney Bosch · March 07, 2013