furloughed

Willow Grove Fire Company.
Courtesy of Rich Drennen
Andrew Kramer
January 24, 2019 - 9:25 pm
WILLOW GROVE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The government shutdown has been tough on many, especially workers who haven't received a paycheck in awhile. That includes those who serve in the U.S. Coast Guard. Now, a volunteer fire company in Montgomery County is stepping in, hoping to help. Willow Grove...
Read More
Donated food has been available for TSA workers during the government shutdown.  But a Chester Springs nonprofit was at the airport Tuesday, delivering donated food for the workers' pets.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
January 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Donated food has been available for TSA workers during the government shutdown, but a Chester Springs nonprofit was at the airport Tuesday, delivering donated food for the workers' pets. Most people unload luggage at the airport departures lane, but Bill Smith and a...
Read More
A woman wears a National Treasury Employees Union pin stating "SUPPORT FEDERAL WORKERS" while joining area elected officials and furloughed federal workers at a rally in front of Independence Hall on Jan. 8, 2019.
Mark Makela/Getty Images
Kim Glovas
January 21, 2019 - 1:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Federal workers in Pennsylvania who are impacted by the government shutdown will be able to get some help at a free resource fair Tuesday. The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry is holding the resource fair at the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and...
Read More
Hundreds of furloughed federal workers protested the partial government shutdown at a rally in Philadelphia.
Paul Kurtz/KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
January 08, 2019 - 2:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hundreds of furloughed federal workers protested the partial government shutdown at a rally at Independence Mall Tuesday. Elected officials were also in attendance, including U.S. Reps. Brendan Boyle, Brian Fitzpatrick, Dwight Evans and Mary Gay Scanlon, and state Sen...
Read More
The partial federal government shutdown is now in its second week, and Danielle, a tax examiner for the Internal Revenue Service in Philadelphia, says its not her first shutdown either.
Dreamstime
Molly Daly
December 31, 2018 - 4:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The partial federal government shutdown is now in its second week, and Danielle, a tax examiner for the Internal Revenue Service in Philadelphia, said it's not her first time experiencing it. The first was in October 2013, two weeks after she closed on her house. She...
Read More