Partial Government Shutdown

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), with furloughed workers, Oct. 14, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Furloughed New York City Workers To Congress: ‘End This Shutdown Now’

Tens of thousands of federal workers in New York City continue to feel the impact as the partial government shutdown continues.

10/14/2013

U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. (file / credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

House Votes To Award Federal Employees Retroactive Pay After Shutdown

The House passed the bill in a rare Saturday session. The vote was 407-0. The Senate was also expected to approve the legislation, which is backed by President Barack Obama.

10/05/2013