Tag: Federal Pay
The House unanimously passed a bill to ensure that federal employees who have to work during the shutdown are paid on time.
The House has scheduled a vote on the proposed legislation to give furloughed federal employees retroactive pay for the missed work days from the shutdown.
An increasing number of lawmakers in the House are on board with the idea of giving retroactive pay to federal employees who are furloughed by the shutdown.
Following on the heels of similar legislation introduced in the House, the Senate has now introduced a bill that would provide retroactive pay to federal employees who are furloughed by the shutdown.
Will federal employees who are furloughed during the shutdown be paid for the time away from work? That happened in the mid-1990′s. The politics and the nation’s financial stability are not what they were then and the result may not be the same this time around.