Contractors acting as connective tissue to federal workers in wake of Irma and Harvey

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Summary: You've heard the stories about the military, civilian and federal workers helping out with hurricane disaster relief. But what about federal contractors? They also play a part in the rescue operations by providing communication equipment and support. Federal News Radio's Scott Maucione spoke with Jim Appleyard, the program manager for the Deployable Communications Capability System at Engility.