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.
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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.
There are some things you can do to help keep yourself moving forward if you have extra time on your hands.
It is my concern, over a period of years, there have been a series of events which are affecting the attitudes of those workers we depend on to keep our country operating.
Looming government shutdown threats have taken a toll on the federal workforce.
There are some major differences between what happened in Canada almost a decade ago, and what happened on Capitol Hill this week. For one thing, Canada was never at risk of running out of money or furloughing its employees as a result of this situation.On the other hand, the debate among US legislators – as… Read more »
Missions are forgotten in the itchy distraction of the looming budget deadline.
Reviewing current travel plans and updating personal contact information are a few of the housekeeping items feds should address during this time.