Tag: Shutdown

Bill Introduced to Protect Military Pay in Event of Government Shutdown

January 31, 2013 9:07 AM

Two Senators have introduced legislation that would ensure that military members do not go without pay in the event a government shutdown occurs.

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AFGE Lawsuit Says Federal Employees Can’t Be Forced to Work During Shutdown

April 8, 2011 3:45 PM

AFGE filed a lawsuit today against the government which claims that requiring federal employees to work during a shutdown without pay is a violation of the Constitution.

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OPM: Retirees’ Annuity Payments Are Safe in Shutdown

April 8, 2011 1:19 PM

OPM said in a statement that checks and direct deposits for federal retirees will still be distributed as usual on the first business day of the month.

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Bill Proposed to Guarantee Retroactive Pay for Furloughed Federal Employees

April 7, 2011 9:39 PM

Rep Jim Moran (D-VA) has introduced legislation that would guarantee retroactive pay for federal employees who are furloughed in the event of a government shutdown.

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White House Wants Furloughed Employees to Get Back Pay

April 7, 2011 5:47 PM

The White House is now on the record as being in favor of reimbursing federal employees’ pay in the event of a shutdown.

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After the Shutdown: Will Federal Employees Get Paid?

April 6, 2011 7:35 PM

The threat of a shutdown is looming as many readers know. According to Jim Moran (D-VA), federal employees are unlikely to get paid after the shutdown is over.

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