The partial government shutdown continued Sunday. Congress and the President could not agree on a funding deal to re-open nine federal departments and other government agencies. The shutdown is partial because Congress passed and President Trump signed appropriations for the rest of government months ago. For a status update on the shutdown and its impact on federal workers & contractors, watch the video above. It features insight and analysis from the following experts: – Jack Fitzpatrick, Congressional Reporter at Bloomberg Government – Aaron Boyd, Senior Editor at Nextgov – Jessica Klement, Staff Vice President of Advocacy at NARFE – Dan Blair, Senior Counselor at the Bipartisan Policy Center – Terry Gerton, President and CEO of NAPA – Stan Soloway, Founder of Celero Strategies For more information, check out these Agency Contingency Plans from the Office of Management and Budget.
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