Re: Federal Shut Down and USPS and USDA
George Costigan (GCostigan@AOL.COM)
Tue, 21 Nov 1995 12:14:33 -0500
In a message dated 95-11-21 11:15:29 EST, Frchap wrote to the SCOUTS-L list:
>why did anyone go home they all got paid anyway?????
Two BIG reasons:
1. Current Federal law prohibits them from working, even volunteering to
2. It is still not certain that even the people who were deemed "essential"
will get retroactively paid for working, or that furloughed employees will be
paid or credited towards retirement for time lost.
A Spouse of a Fed Employee,YIS,
CM, Pack 157 (don't get paid to do this job, except in knowing we help
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City