Furloughed employees, union leaders and elected officials gathered blocks from the White House on Jan. 10 to express the need to end the shutdown.
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More people are thinking about their retirement right now because they’ve been under pay freezes, budget cuts, sequestration and furloughs.
With so much hearsay and speculation about the behind-the-scene negotiations, here’s what the important decision-makers have said about the shutdown.
Those who work for the government may not only be feeling the disappointment many Americans do with the shutdown; they may feel disillusionment with the government as their employer as well.
Think President Trump and Congress will resolve the situation before week three? Don’t hold your breath – there’s no clear end in sight.
Federal employees and their families have taken to social media to voice their frustration about the budgetary impasse in government.
The looming threat of a government shutdown means agencies are once again reviewing contingency plans — in the event that lawmakers don’t pass a spending bill by midnight. Here’s what you need to know.
As everyone knows, getting anything through Congress requires give and take. There is no way to estimate the cost of additional useless projects which will be generated in order to buy votes for approval of the wall.
As the midnight Friday deadline draws closer, the cards are falling into place for a surprise resolution to the long-term federal budget impasse that has threatened a shutdown.
The habits you embrace for handling one shutdown will help you benefit from other ones later in your public service career.