CGI not worried about another U.S. government shutdown, says CEO

CGI | November 06, 2019

CGI not worried about another U.S. government shutdown, says CEO
The possibility of another U.S. government shutdown isn't worrying CGI Inc. as the Quebec-based information technology company begins its strategic plan to double its size within five to seven years. Earlier this week, President Donald Trump, who faces an impeachment investigation, wouldn't commit to maintaining the federal government's activities beyond an end-November deadline for a funding agreement. That could result in another shutdown of the U.S. federal government. The U.S. was hit by a 35-day shutdown that began in December last year that saw government employees go without pay.

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The annual State of Local Government Finance Survey gives a snapshot of the pressures facing councils. We ask the most senior figures in each council to tell us their plans for the coming year in the run-up to setting their annual budget. This year 132 council leaders, chief executives, cabinet members for finance and finance directors took part, representing a third of all English councils.

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