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Congress Avoids Another Shutdown, For Now

By on December 21, 2017 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Congress Avoids Another Shutdown, For Now

Congress has passed yet another temporary stopgap measure to avoid a partial government shutdown at the end of the week.

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Legislation Introduced to Guarantee Pay for Federal Employees in the Event of a Shutdown

By on December 21, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Introduced to Guarantee Pay for Federal Employees in the Event of a Shutdown

Legislation has been introduced that would guarantee pay for federal employees in the event of a partial government shutdown.

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Federal Employees, Government Shutdown and Celebrating Christmas

By on December 13, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Federal Employees, Government Shutdown and Celebrating Christmas

Are federal employees going to have an extra paid day off at Christmas? It is unlikely unless it is due to a government shutdown.

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Congress Avoids Shutdown, for Now

By on December 8, 2017 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Congress Avoids Shutdown, for Now

With passage of a temporary spending bill, Congress has averted a shutdown, at least for another couple of weeks.

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Possibility of a Government Shutdown Again Looms

By on December 4, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Possibility of a Government Shutdown Again Looms

The possibility of a government shutdown looms at the end of the week as Congress wrangles over the budget. Here is what it means for your pay and benefits.

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Shut it Down (For Real)?

By on September 6, 2017 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Shut it Down (For Real)?

Does the entire government really shutdown during a government shutdown? The author explains what really happens.

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Do Retired Federal Employees Still Get Their Annuities in a Shutdown?

By on September 4, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Do Retired Federal Employees Still Get Their Annuities in a Shutdown?

The possibility of a shutdown is again on the table. How would this impact retired federal employees?

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Shutdown – There You Go Again

By on August 31, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Shutdown – There You Go Again

The last government shutdown cost the government roughly $24 billion and now the threat is looming again. Besides impacting federal employees, the author notes that many other businesses and services can also be affected.

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Will I Get Paid in the Event of a Shutdown?

By on August 29, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Will I Get Paid in the Event of a Shutdown?

The possibility of a government shutdown has been put on the table. What does this mean for your paycheck?

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Budget Bill Avoiding Shutdown Becomes Law

By on May 4, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Budget Bill Avoiding Shutdown Becomes Law

Congress has passed a spending bill funding the government for the remainder of the fiscal year and eliminating the possibility of a partial shutdown.

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