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Z-Burger in Tenleytwon. (Credit: Kevin Rincon/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Furlough Freebies: Food, Drink and Other Stuff on the House for Federal Workers

Some Washington-area businesses are trying to take advantage of the government shutdown by offering deals and discounts to federal workers.

10/01/2013

File photo of a MARC train (Photo credit: Stefan Zaklin/ Getty Images)

MARC Tweaks Schedule for Furloughed Feds

With many furloughed federal workers in the nation’s capital going home early Tuesday, MARC commuter rail is adjusting its afternoon schedule.

10/01/2013

Regardless of party affiliation, a large majority of Americans believe that the IRS targeting of Tea Party groups was politically-motivated. (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images).

What A Government Shutdown Would Mean For You

A government shutdown hit early Tuesday as a bitterly divided Congress failed to approve a temporary spending bill to keep the government running.

09/27/2013

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Preparing for Shutdown, Government Plans Furloughs

More than a third of federal workers would be told to stay home if the government shuts down. A shutdown could hit as early as Tuesday.

09/27/2013

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel delivers remarks during the 2013 Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride Month Ceremony at the Pentagon Auditorium on June 25, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Chuck Hagel: Furloughs For Military Could Continue

Furloughs, which have forced a 20 percent pay cut on most of the military’s civilian workforce, probably will continue next year and might worsen.

07/21/2013

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Military Bases Furlough July 4th Fireworks

The Fourth of July won’t have a patriotic boom in the sky over some military bases because budget cuts and furloughed workers also mean furloughed fireworks.

06/30/2013

U.S. Park Police. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

US Park Police to End Furloughs Next Week

The National Park Service is ending unpaid leave for U.S. Park Police officers earlier than expected.

05/24/2013

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Golf Courses Give Furloughed Workers a Price Break

Federal workers who are facing furloughs because of automatic budget cuts are getting an unexpected perk: discounted golf.

05/01/2013

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Pentagon Cuts Number of Furlough Days

The Pentagon will sharply cut the number of unpaid furlough days civilians will be forced to take over the next several months from 22 to 14, defense officials said Wednesday, reducing the impact of automatic budget cuts on as many as 700,000 workers.

03/27/2013

The Pentagon will furlough about 15,000 military school teachers and staff around the world because of the automatic budget cuts that took effect last Friday, but spokesman George Little said Monday the department will manage the process so the schools don't lose their accreditation. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Pentagon To Furlough Thousands Of Teachers In Response To Sequester

The Pentagon will furlough about 15,000 military school teachers and staff around the world because of the automatic budget cuts that took effect last Friday, but spokesman George Little said Monday the department will manage the process so the schools don’t lose their accreditation.

03/04/2013

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