Re: Federal Shut Down and USPS and USDA
Lisa A Eichholtz (eichhola@MUSC.EDU)
Tue, 21 Nov 1995 10:00:24 -0500
The USDA was not shut down because their appropriation had already been
passed...the agencies affected were those whose budgets had not yet been
appropriated - it seemed to have very little to do with essential vs.
Lisa A. Eichholtz
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC 29407
On Tue, 21 Nov 1995, Lynn Whited wrote:
> And for reasons yet unexplained...USDA was also exempt from the
> furlough...something to do with them not being effected by the budget?
> Although I work 'for' Cornell, my salary is funded by USDA, and a few
> of my co-workers actually get USDA checks. After being told to go home
> Tuesday, if you didn't receive Cornell paychecks (they were going to back
> those of us who draw Cornell checks off of USDA funds), Wednesday they
> were told they could come back to work because USDA was not shutting down.
> The wonders of the gov't!
> Lynn Whited
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