Legislation has been introduced in the new Congress to guarantee back pay to federal employees furloughed by the ongoing shutdown.
House Democrats have unveiled legislation to end the partial government shutdown that includes a pay raise for federal employees.
AFGE has sued the federal government over the partial shutdown for requiring some federal employees to work without pay.
OPM is walking back portions of sample letters it posted last week with tips for federal employees on dealing with creditors after a public outcry.
NTEU sent a letter to government leaders asking for financial support for federal employees amidst the partial government shutdown.