For federal employees, debt ceiling approach follows familiar path

The looming debt-ceiling fight has the feel of déjà vu for fiscal crisis-weary feds.

More federal employees tapped retirement savings in shutdown

Drawdown of TSP accounts could impact long-term finances of employees who faced short-term hardships.

What ending the shutdown means for federal employees

Answers to questions about the impact of restored funding on pay and benefits of federal workers.

Furloughed employees typically would return on day after shutdown ends

Furloughed federal employees generally would be expected to report for work on their next regular working day but there could be exceptions.

Coalition of veteran and military groups demanding end to shutdown

Members of a coalition of 33 organizations are to gather at the World War II Memorial to demand an end to the shutdown.

Shutdown leaves federal charity with uncertainties

The charity that relies on contributions from federal employees faces uncertainty because of the shutdown and furloughed workers.

Furloughs could shortchange employees of leave benefits

Many federal workers could accrue less leave than usual, at least temporarily.

Back pay bill’s effect on furlough uncertain

Bill before Congress would provide needed authority for pay, but separate authority for the programs they work in is another matter.

Shutdown Q and A: Federal retirement benefits

How the shutdown affects federal retirement benefits, for both active and retired employees.

CBO, MSPB Announce Shutdown Plans

Congress's own budget agency and the main appeals agency for federal workers outline plans.

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