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The shutdown today: IRS recalls about 46,000 workers

—January 15, 2019—What’s up with the partial government shutdown on Day 26: WHAT’S NEW The Internal Revenue Service is recalling about 46,000 of its employees furloughed by the partial government shutdown to handle tax returns and pay out refunds. For now, they’ll have to work without pay. The White House tried to bypass House Speaker … Continue reading The shutdown today: IRS recalls about 46,000 workers

The shutdown today: Federal workers receive $0 pay stubs

Jan 11, 2019—Here’s what’s up with the partial government shutdown on Day 21. WHAT’S NEW TODAY The shutdown matches the longest stoppage yet: a 21-day closure that ended Jan. 6, 1996, during President Bill Clinton‘s administration. Federal workers received pay stubs Friday with nothing but zeroes on them as the effects of the government shutdown … Continue reading The shutdown today: Federal workers receive $0 pay stubs

The shutdown today: President heads to the southern border

 —January 09, 2019— Here’s what’s up with the partial government shutdown on Day 20. WHAT’S NEW TODAY President Donald Trump will try to bolster his case for the border wall with a visit to the U.S.-Mexico border. The trip Thursday follows a White House meeting with Republican and Democratic leaders that fell apart quickly, showing the … Continue reading The shutdown today: President heads to the southern border