Tag: Government Shutdown

Negotiators Agree on Border Bill, Avoiding Federal Government Shutdown

Federal government averts shutdown after Congressional negotiations agreement.

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Virginia Black Caucus Willing To Meet With Governor Northam, Another Partial Govt Shutdown Could Happen At Week’s End

Virginia Black Caucus Willing To Meet With Governor Northam. Another Partial Govt Shutdown Could Happen At Week’s End. Kamala Harris Admits To Smoking Pot.

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Furloughed IRS Workers Not Reporting To Work; Tax Reports Will Most Likely Be Affected

Of the 26,000 employees recalled, about 12,000 have come to work, the IRS officials said. Around 5,000 have claimed the hardship exception under the union contract and another 9,000 couldn’t be reached by IRS managers.

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What Happened to The Art of the Deal?

President Trump has boasted that he’s an expert deal maker. Why is there no deal yet on the partial government shutdown? What goes into real deal making?

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DC Government Offering No-Interest Mortgage Assistance For Furloughed Workers

Mortgage help for DC residents impacted by the federal government shutdown.

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Kamala Harris Discusses Presidential Run At Howard University, Winter Storm Hits East

Kamala Harris Discusses Presidential Run At Howard University. Biden Attacks Trump At MLK Breakfast. Vote Expected As Shutdown Drags On. Winter Storm Hits East. MLK Peace Parade Amid Chilling Temps.

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Here’s What You Can Do If You Need Help With Your Electric Bill

Pepco explains how it’s moving to lessen the pain of the government shutdown for its customers.

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Celebrity Chef Jose Andres To Open Kitchen To Feed Furloughed Federal Workers And Their Families

The Kitchen and Cafe will be open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily starting today.

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IRS Recalls About 46,000 Workers To Handle Tax Returns

An IRS document detailing its new shutdown plan shows that 46,052 agency employees will be called back to work, of the total workforce of 80,265. It says the plan will take effect as soon as the Treasury Department issues an official notice.

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Organizations Providing Resources For Furloughed Employees

In the midst of a snow storm families are in need of resources during the government shutdown. Our guest Rosie Allen Herring, Radha Mushiah and Deborah Chambers will give us a list of resources that will be helpful for many families.

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