Back-pay gets House blessing

Promise to U.S. workers has traction

Posted: October 6, 2013 at 6:13 a.m.

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid leaves the Senate chamber after Saturday’s session.

The House, in a rare Saturday session, voted unanimously to guarantee that federal workers will receive back pay once the government shutdown ends, offering a promise of relief if not an actual rescue to more than 1 million government employees either furloughed or working without pay.

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In other words, they all get a paid vacation... (and guess who's paying)...

Posted by: Dexter

October 6, 2013 at 8:44 a.m. ( | suggest removal )