A retired Air Force Brigadier General, Donald Quenneville is going to be managing the efforts in Massachusetts to protect the state’s defense sector from federal budget cuts. Quenneville, who is a native of South Hadley, has been hired as executive director of the Military Asset and Security Strategy Task Force. He spoke with WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief, Paul Tuthill.
A new report details the huge impact existing military bases have on the economy in Massachusetts. The report was prepared as part of an effort to save the state’s six military installations from federal cuts. WAMC”s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports