For some feds, the guarantee of back pay means now it\’s payback time.
Furloughed federal employees can take select free courses at Georgetown University.
The government shutdown has left many federal workers with a lot of unexpected time on their hands. Right now is a great time to start focusing on your career path.
For one local man and his family, getting furloughed during the federal shutdown truly does add insult to injury.
Their government has failed to keep the doors open and has told federal workers to stay off the job as the political parties fight over spending and health care in austere times.
The Pentagon is ordering most of its approximately 400,000 furloughed civilian employees back to work.
A lot of federal workers are dealing with feelings of anxiety, angst and even sadness, but there are ways to beat the shutdown blues.
As the sun set on the first full day of the federal shutdown, there was a glow-in-the-dark protest Tuesday night at the Capitol Building.