Federal Workers Take On Odd Jobs To Make Ends MeetThe hundreds of thousands of out-of-work government employees have more options than in past shutdowns given the rise of the so-called "gig economy" that has made an entire workforce out of people doing home vacation rentals and driving for companies like Uber, Lyft and Postmates.
Pawn Shop Owner Says He Sees 10-20 Federal Employees Every Day During ShutdownTwenty-four days into the government shutdown, a local pawn shop owner says he sees 10 to 20 federal employees come in each day in order to continue feeding their families and paying their bills.
Federal Workers Struggle As Now Longest Ever Government Shutdown ContinuesCongress passed a bill Friday that will give workers affected by the government shutdown back pay when the shutdown ends. President Trump says he'll sign it.
Hackers Stole Data On Every Federal Worker: Union A federal employee union says hackers stole personnel data and Social Security numbers for every federal employee, charging that the cyberattack on federal employee data is far worse than the Obama administration has acknowledged.