Federal Gov’t Shutdown Avoided For Now

If you’re a federal government worker, you may be breathing a little easier after a shutdown was avoided Saturday night. Congress passed a 45-day continuing resolution that’s keeping workers on the job. But it’s just 45 days. The same kind of anxiety could kick back in long before that. We’re talking about what that means for workers and later, we’ll examine the high-stakes political showdown.

Alesia Smith, Now Generation Chair, Blacks In Government
U.S. Rep. Glenn Ivey, (D) Maryland
4th Congressional District