Budget Cuts Hitting Defense Contractors

By Dave Leval

August 27, 2013 Updated Aug 27, 2013 at 11:02 PM EDT

STERLING HEIGHTS (My TV 20 News at 10) - They help design the equipment American troops need on the frontlines.
Defense contracting is big business for many companies around Metro Detroit.
They now find themselves in a battle, with the federal government.
It centers around the automatic spending cuts that went into effect earlier this year.
My TV20's Dave Leval shows us how one major defense company is coping with less money.

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