Federal Workers

 Several dozen demonstrators took to the street in front of U.S. Senator Pat Toomey’s office to urge him to vote to end the partial federal government shutdown.
Joe DeStio
Joe DeStio
January 22, 2019 - 3:24 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – Several dozen demonstrators took to the street in front of U.S. Senator Pat Toomey’s office to urge him to vote to end the partial federal government shutdown. But members of various labor unions, several Democratic elected officials, and benefit recipients said...
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January 22, 2019 - 3:09 pm
Senate Republicans pressed ahead Tuesday with a plan to reopen the government and finance President Donald Trump's long-stalled wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, but Democrats said the legislation offers inadequate protections for "Dreamer" immigrants and Trump should reopen the government before...
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January 11, 2019 - 1:40 pm
By BRADY McCOMBS and JULIET LINDERMAN , Associated Press OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Federal workers received pay stubs Friday with nothing but zeroes on them as the effects of the government shutdown hit home, deepening anxieties about mortgage payments and unpaid bills. All told, an estimated 800,000...
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January 10, 2019 - 5:04 pm
Payday will come Friday without any checks for about 800,000 federal employees affected by the government shutdown, forcing workers to scale back spending, cancel trips, apply for unemployment benefits and take out loans to stay afloat.
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