The federal government shutdown, already putting a strain on an estimated 14,000 federal employees across Long Island, will claim its next victims in the coming weeks -- more than 150,000 food stamp.. Newsday - Published
· *Economists have lowered US economic growth forecasts since the partial government shutdown began.*
· *About 800,000 government workers are bracing for a second missed paycheck this week.*
· *As.. Business Insider - Published
It's been 31 days since the government was first partially shutdown and many federal employees are turning to food banks in order to feed themselves and their families. According to CNN, Jon Bon Jovi..
U.S. President Donald Trump will propose a compromise on immigration in an afternoon speech on Saturday, but not relent on his demand for funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall, a source familiar with..
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is offering free general admission to furloughed federal employees and their families during the government shutdown. OMSI said Tuesday.. Seattle Times - Published
An estimated 800,000 federal employees haven’t been paid since the government shutdown began. Those working for the I.R.S. and other agencies are being ordered to return to work during the shutdown... NYTimes.com - Published
RED BANK, N.J. (AP) — A restaurant owned by musician and New Jersey native Jon Bon Jovi served 71 free meals to furloughed federal employees and their families. JBJ Soul Kitchen in Red Bank served up.. Seattle Times - Published Also reported by •Mashable
The professional employer organization company Altres announced Monday that it is creating a program to connect furloughed federal employees with temporary industrial jobs, with the option of receiving.. bizjournals - Published
Thousands of People with Disabilities Devastated by Loss of Income and Disruption in Work Routine; New Legislative Bills Would Require Back Pay for Contract Employees
VIENNA, Va. (PRWEB) January 21,.. PRWeb - Published
On Saturday afternoon, Donald Trump tried yet again to make the case that his $5.7 billion U.S.-Mexico border wall is worth holding up paychecks for hundreds of thousands of federal employees. Hours.. Mashable - Published
The Metropolitan Opera says it is offering free tickets to people with government IDs from Saturday through the end of the month.
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It may not put a meal on the table for furloughed federal employees, but some U.S. museums and symphonies are supplying food for the mind in free admission for workers affected by the longest partial.. Reuters - Published
· Stocks have rallied amid the longest government shutdown in history.
· But as the stalemate in Washington drags on, there's building uncertainty about what it means for stocks
· Kristina Hooper,.. Business Insider - Published
The Seattle Symphony and Seattle Opera have joined a variety of organizations across the nation offering free tickets to furloughed government employees. “Federal employees devote their careers.. bizjournals - Published
The weekslong partial government shutdown has led to around 800,000 federal employees not working or working without pay. It also has led to some false or questionable claims from Democrats about the.. FactCheck.org - Published
Bills would provide financial relief for eligible federal service contractors missing pay during the shutdown
HERNDON, Va. (PRWEB) January 18, 2019
The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC).. PRWeb - Published
Neighborhood Credit Union is working to aid those affected by the government shutdown by offering to defer a loan payment or waive certain fees.
DALLAS (PRWEB) January 18, 2019
As the government.. PRWeb - Published
The government shutdown is still (still!) happening, so Stephen Colbert has joined the growing cohort of celebrities assisting furloughed federal employees.
On Thursday's episode of the Late Show,.. Mashable - Published
American Portfolios has donated $25,000 in support of the Long Island Cares campaign to provide various points of assistance to those federal government employees who have been affected by the current.. PRWeb - Published
It is amusing that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi claims her desire to delay the State of the Union address is because of security concerns stemming from federal employees' being furloughed over a budget.. CNSNews.com - Published