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Attempts to make the closure "painless" could go beyond the limits of federal law

The IRS has recalled tens of thousands of laid-off workers to process tax refunds despite the government's closure. Good Politic via Getty Images hide legend toggle the legend Good Politic via Getty Images The IRS has recalled tens of thousands… Continue Reading →

While closure is slow, some are mobilizing to help unpaid federal workers

WASHINGTON – When the government closed at the end of December, Morgan McKay donated free pizza and wine to federal workers who were fired or otherwise unpaid at his famous restaurant, Oblio's, in Denver. Ms. McKay was not expecting more… Continue Reading →

Federal judge blocks efforts to add citizenship question to census

Mario Tama / Getty Images Mario Tama / Getty Images Related Content (CNN) – A federal judge in New York rejected the Trump government's proposal to reintroduce a citizenship issue in the 2020 census. The decision effectively curbs a deeply… Continue Reading →

Federal watchdog finds government ignores fee clause with Trump Hotel

The clock tower of the pavilion of the old post office, which remains open during the partial shutdown of the government, is visible above the Trump International Hotel in Washington. Alex Brandon / Good Politic hide the legend toggle the… Continue Reading →

As the closure continues, thousands of federal workers visit ephemeral food banks in the D.C.

Federal employees wait for food distribution to begin Saturday at a food bank in Rockville, Maryland. The Capital Area Food Bank distributes free food to government employees during the government shutdown period. Ian Stewart / NPR hide the legend toggle… Continue Reading →

Transit Union, Maryland Dem, Offers Free Meals to Federal Employees on Leave

Rep. Democratic Jamie RaskinJamin (Jamie) Ben Raskin Union Union, Maryland Dem offering free meals to fired federal employees. Dems will prosecute if Trump declares a border emergency. Some Dems like the Trump Emergency Statement – at least until the reopening… Continue Reading →

Federal employees file unemployment claim as government shutdown becomes longest in history

The fired federal employees begin to apply for unemployment benefits in their home country as a result of the partial closure of the government and the pressure on their employees' finances. The Virginia Employment Commission reports that 479 claims have… Continue Reading →

Closure is the longest federal closure in the history of the United States

The partial shutdown of the government has become the longest closure in US history, when the clock struck around Saturday morning as President Donald Trump and nervous Republicans struggled to find a way out disorder. A solution could not happen… Continue Reading →

The shutdown enters the fourth week record – with Trump, Dems still divided, federal employees unpaid

Christopher Belcher, an employee of the Department of Veterans Affairs, holds a sign at a rally calling for the end of the partial closure of the government in Detroit on Thursday, January 10, 2019. (Associated Press) At midnight Saturday, the… Continue Reading →

Federal workers mobilize for #StopShutdown

Federal employees went to the White House on Thursday, but were not working. Instead, members of the National Federation of Federal Employees and 32 other unions, as well as other federal workers, gathered at the AFL-CIO headquarters and went to… Continue Reading →

On The Money: Trump Approaching the Emergency Statement | Eyes Bill for Trump Disaster Funds Promises to Pay Federal Employees after Closing | Fed chief warns that a long stop could hurt the economy | China sees progress in trade talks

Happy Thursday and welcome back to On The Money. I'm calling Sylvan Lane and here's your night guide on everything about your bills, your bank account and your results. Do you see something that missed me? Please let me know… Continue Reading →

Closing the government: The Senate wants to pay in return for fired federal employees

With President Donald Trump refusing to bow to his claims for a wall of the border, the Senate is trying to do everything in its power to mitigate the effects of the closure of federal workers – 800 000 of… Continue Reading →

Federal workers must receive $ 2.2 billion when they miss their first salary on Thursday

Federal workers affected by the partial closure of the government will miss their first paycheck next Thursday, by which time the funds should be paid by direct deposit, if Congress and President Trump do not enact spending law before this… Continue Reading →

Online child pornography chief severely beaten and killed in Michigan federal detention center

A man sentenced to 40 years in prison for leading an international child pornography network was severely beaten and died as a result of a brawl with several inmates at a federal detention center in southeastern Michigan. reported the Detroit… Continue Reading →

The federal government finds money for the national park site linked to the hotel Trump – Memo Discussion points

WASHINGTON (Good Politic) – The Smithsonian's museums are closed. There is no federal staff to answer questions from tourists at the Lincoln Memorial. And everywhere in the United States, national parks are littered with garbage. Despite the federal government's closure,… Continue Reading →

Federal workers turn to GoFundMe on the eve of government shutdown

While the government's closure is on its twelfth day and nearly 800,000 federal employees across the country do not know when their next salary will be paid, some have turned to the crowdfunding site GoFunMe, asking for more. 39, helping… Continue Reading →

Federal agencies must stop closures

Federal agencies have been ordered to postpone salary increases for senior government officials during the closure of the government that left hundreds of thousands of federal workers without pay. The guidelines were released Friday in a memo from Margaret Weichert,… Continue Reading →

CNN group burst after Stephen Moore's statement that many federal public service employees are closing the system as paid vacation

CNN panel broke late late Friday after Trump's informal economic adviser Stephen Moore emphasized that many federal employees treated the closure as paid leave. Moore began by noting that, although the workers are not currently paid, they still have a… Continue Reading →

Federal agencies must withhold salary increases

WASHINGTON (AP) – The latest White House initiatives to prevent a pay rise by the highest authorities during the government's closure (local time): 11:55 p.m. Federal agencies have been ordered to postpone salary increases for senior government officials during the… Continue Reading →

Closure is about to get worse for federal workers

Nearly 400,000 workers have been on federal leave since the government shutdown, which began at midnight on December 22. Their last checks, which cover the two weeks of December, were sent on January 3, but they will not receive their… Continue Reading →

Government shutdown hits small businesses and federal workers

Sam Samhouri's corner cafe in Oakland, Calif., Sits on what could normally be considered a prime real estate item: directly in front of an 18-storey office building. The problem for Samhouri is that the campus that provides most of its… Continue Reading →

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