Federal Employees Hoping Congress Compromises On Border Security, Avoids 2nd Shutdown: 'We Can't Really Get Comfortable'"We can't really get comfortable because we're not comfortable," said TSA screener Rick DeChiara. "Three weeks from now, we could be exactly where we were before."
North Texas Food Banks Collaborate To Help Furloughed Federal WorkersRepercussions of the partial government shutdown are being felt across North Texas, with many furloughed workers turning to food banks to make ends meet.
Government Shutdown Digging Deep Financial Hole For Contractors: 'I Will Get No Back Pay'The federal worker spoke to CBS 11 on the condition we not reveal her identity. She has a security clearance and fears her employer would not be pleased.
North Texas Cities, Companies Looking To Ease Burden On Federal Workers During ShutdownThomas Ruiz missed his mortgage payment this month. Unless the government shutdown ends soon, this furloughed father of four will miss February’s payment, too.
North Texas Food Bank To Serve Furloughed Federal Workers On MLK DayA food pantry will honor Martin Luther King Jr. by serving government workers Monday in Plano.
Houston BBQ Restaurant Gives Free Meals To Furloughed WorkersHouston-area federal workers who've been furloughed because of the partial government shutdown received some free barbecue from a popular local restaurant Friday.