Lewis Diuguid

October 17, 2013 10:41 AM

Getting back to normal for U.S. government workers

Eventually, new paychecks will arrive for nonessential workers who were idled in the government shutdown, yielding a bonanza of cash that households had to live without. Regular pay will be in there, getting things back to normal. Maybe the surplus will give federal workers some savings in case they have to do it again in January.

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