The U.S. Park Police will discontinue furloughs forced by sequestration as the summer tourist season gets underway
Organizers have pledged to kick off the May 27 celebration near the National Mall with a scaled-down event.
The IRS will close on several days while budget cuts for employees to take furloughs
Acting EPA chief tells employees they will have to take about 10 furlough days before Sept. 30, fewer than anticipated.
Congressional leaders are pressing the FAA to find money in its budget to stop furloughs of air-traffic controllers
A Senate bill would exempt from furloughs federal employees in public safety-related jobs.
The Navy will allow only limited exceptions from expected furloughs of civilian employees.
The sequester's effect on unemployment insurance is highlighted in a report from The Pew Charitable Trusts.
FAA says it will delay the closure of 149 air control towers operated by contractors. The towers were set to be shuttered because of the sequester.
The White House has limited the payment of monetary awards and incentives to federal workers.