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House uses Tax Day to pass bills targeting IRS

...fixed them," Koskinen said.House Democrats blocked a bill that would prohibit federal workers from having a "seriously delinquent tax debt."Federal workers and retirees owed more than $3.5 billion in unpaid taxes last year, according...
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My Turn: Clear the way for changes at VA

...women who have been fighting and dying for us over the past two decades - while leaving the retirements of all other federal workers untouched. Only after several weeks and constant pressure from national veterans groups and my campaign did Senator...
Bridge to get new look

...was also not compliant with current laws."This is a safety improvement," he said.The bridge is used daily by federal workers who cross it to get between their parking lot and offices in the federal building. The work was originally planned...
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Haven House from a different perspective

...of churches, computer programmers, business owners, bank employees, Greens Creek employees, city, state and federal workers and have raised children who are in college or attend our schools. Perhaps it is you, Haven House, that should...
Alaska's supply of flu shots safe in shutdown

...during the federal government's partial shutdown, but efforts to monitor influenza were crippled before furloughed federal workers were able to return to work.The 16-day shutdown came to a close after the House and Senate voted late Wednesday...
Shutdown may hit Alaska's crab fishery assign individual quotas for the multimillion-dollar harvest before its scheduled opening next week are among federal workers who have been furloughed.Fishermen said Wednesday there is no time to waste in cashing in on the lucrative market...
More fed workers expected to seek unemployment increase in the number of federal workers seeking unemployment due to the...Weller didn't know how many federal workers have filed for unemployment insurance...the earliest payment for a federal worker who filed last week would be...
Obama, lawmakers to hold meeting on shutdown

...tweeted to Congress members: "You should not be getting paid. In fact, you all should be fired!"Some 800,000 federal workers deemed nonessential were staying home again Wednesday in the first partial shutdown since the winter of 1995-96...
Americans anxious, irritated as gov't shuts down

...the household finances of some federal workers, with many facing unpaid furloughs...Congress, leaving thousands of federal workers idled and most non-essential...businesses continued to flow - but federal worker furloughs were expected to slow...
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Why you should care about latest govt budget fight

...the case, less than half of federal workers would be forced off the job...benefits and in paychecks for federal workers and U.S. troops.How exactly...and much more.But while many federal workers have had to take unpaid furlough...


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