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The shutdown is reaching a breaking point

Source: Jennifer Scholtes, Caitlin Emma & Bernie Becker, Politico (Paid Registration)

While paychecks for federal employees went out Friday after a pay period ended on Dec. 22, workers are left wondering whether they will get their next check on Jan. 11. The pay period for that next check ends on Jan. 5. Pay processing varies from agency to agency.

The Office of Management and Budget said in recent guidance that no federal employee—including those still working without pay—can be compensated for the pay period spanning Dec. 23 to Jan. 5 until the shutdown ends.

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