The Veterans Affairs Department (VA) has one of the federal government’s most consequential missions in providing military veterans with healthcare.
In ways big and small, this shutdown is disrupting public services we often take for granted involving alcohol, travel, trees and more.
The shutdown is a messy mix of political wrangling and government operations, so it’s no wonder people are confused. Here are five misconceptions about being a federal government worker during the shutdown.
While thank yous won’t pay the bills, simply knowing that people are grateful can help govies deal with shutdown stress.Here’s a roundup of just some of the abundant gratitude people have been sharing on social media since the shutdown began.
GovLoop spoke with three federal employees who went through the federal shutdown and asked them what they learned. Here’s who they are and what they had to say.
Resilience is a valuable trait that can be cultivated for overcoming challenges like a shutdown or other negative circumstances.
Furloughed employees, union leaders and elected officials gathered blocks from the White House on Jan. 10 to express the need to end the shutdown.
Recently, the Homeland Security Department (DHS) has begun circulating internal and external documents warning agency employees to rethink their finances.
With so much uncertainty swirling during this shutdown, we’ve provided a few resources to help keep government employees informed about their pay and more.
This weekend marks the first time federal employees will miss a paycheck during the current standoff over border wall funding.