Area Food Banks To Distribute Food To Federal Employees At DFW Airport FridayThe North Texas Food Bank and Tarrant Area Food Bank are working together to try to ensure federal employees impacted have access to the food their families need.
North Texas Food Banks Prepare For Influx Of Families During Government ShutdownNorth Texas food charities started receiving their first inquiries this week from unpaid federal employees.
TSA Workers Talk Shutdown Impact On Airline Safety At DFW RallyAs the partial government shutdown continues, North Texas TSA workers have gathered today to discuss the impact the shutdown is having on airline safety.
North Texas Company Looking To Hire Furloughed Workers Feeling The Pinch From Government ShutdownJohn Stacy of Dallas Flooring Warehouse said they have a need for people to handle many different tasks and he is willing to hire furloughed federal employees to get the jobs done.
Air Travelers Say DFW Airport Security Running Smoothly During ShutdownTravelers told CBS 11 they took precautions and arrived extra early expecting to wait, but were pleasantly surprised. "It’s been smooth sailing so far," said Ginger Smith of Colleyville.
Closure Of Collin County Passport Offices Unrelated To Government ShutdownDistrict Clerk Lynne Finley told CBS11 she was working to reopen offices, but still had no response from the Dallas Passport Agency she said ordered the suspension last month.
Wife Of Furloughed Federal Worker Wins $100K In LotteryHe's the one with the lucky pick! The wife of a federal worker currently furloughed in the partial government shutdown recently won the top prize in the Virginia Lottery's special drawing.
A Look At President Trump's Ability To Declare A National Emergency: 'The President Has A Lot Of Authority'President Donald Trump said Thursday he would "almost definitely" declare a national emergency if Democrats won't agree to fund his proposed border wall or barrier along the southern border.
Federal Employees In North Texas Rally To End Government ShutdownIn Dallas members of the American Federation of Government Employees and workers from other affected agencies are protesting against the government shutdown.
As Trump Prepares To Visit Border, Some Landowners Dig In For Wall FightThe government has started surveying land along the Texas border, but rather than surrender their land, some property owners are digging in.
Dallas Business That Caters To Federal Workers Offering Them Discounts During ShutdownA taco shop across the street from the federal building downtown is offering $1 tacos to federal employees who bring in their badge.
Texas Landowners Dig In To Fight Trump's Border WallRather than surrender their land, some property owners are digging in, vowing to reject buyout offers and preparing to fight the administration in court.