Back-pay gets House blessing
Promise to U.S. workers has traction
Posted: October 6, 2013 at 6:13 a.m.
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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