Federal workers stretch last paycheck until shutdown ends
(Source: Bloomberg News, October 11, 2013)
NEW YORK — On October 11, federal workers received their last paycheck -- a partial one -- until the funding impasse between President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans that began on Oct. 1 is resolved. For the hundreds of thousands of workers serving the U.S. government, the nation’s largest employer, payday will provide an economic reminder of Washington’s political paralysis.
Full story: Bloomberg News
Monday, October 14, 2013
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