The looming debt-ceiling fight has the feel of déjà vu for fiscal crisis-weary feds.
Drawdown of TSP accounts could impact long-term finances of employees who faced short-term hardships.
Answers to questions about the impact of restored funding on pay and benefits of federal workers.
Furloughed federal employees generally would be expected to report for work on their next regular working day but there could be exceptions.
Members of a coalition of 33 organizations are to gather at the World War II Memorial to demand an end to the shutdown.
The charity that relies on contributions from federal employees faces uncertainty because of the shutdown and furloughed workers.
Many federal workers could accrue less leave than usual, at least temporarily.
Bill before Congress would provide needed authority for pay, but separate authority for the programs they work in is another matter.
How the shutdown affects federal retirement benefits, for both active and retired employees.
Congress's own budget agency and the main appeals agency for federal workers outline plans.