The Shutdown, Technically
Nextgov's Coverage of the 2013 Government Shutdown
November 18, 2013 NNSA official says shutdown is what happens 'when government can't get its act together.'
October 21, 2013 Defense pumped out 95 contracts while most government work was suspended.
October 21, 2013 Recruiters are taking more calls from feds who could face another furlough in January.
October 17, 2013 Partisan rancor and heightened scrutiny may have caused less efficient site development.
October 17, 2013 You can’t buy dinner with a war memorial.
October 17, 2013 Most official Twitter and other accounts were silent during the shutdown.
October 17, 2013 Budget agreement transfers money from the military to Homeland Security to sustain the aerostat program.
October 16, 2013 Ft. Bliss test slated to run Nov. 4-17.
October 16, 2013 The vulnerability involves the way Web pages protect online forms submitted by people seeking government services.
October 16, 2013 Agencies have sent emails out to citizens at about one-fifth their normal pace.
October 15, 2013 Iconic VLA peers back in time to the origins of universe.
October 10, 2013 What will these folks go after next – vegetables, puppies, kittens?
October 10, 2013 Want a solution to the government shutdown? Try drunk dialing Congress.
October 10, 2013 Fee-backed Global Entry program is still accepting new members for expedited screening.
October 9, 2013 It happened about a week into the shutdown.
October 9, 2013 NOAA is tweeting more since the shutdown hit, while the VA holds steady.
October 9, 2013 Most of the labs' 18,000 employees are at risk of being furloughed.
October 9, 2013 Claims staff will be cut from 20,000 to 1,500.
October 9, 2013 Stations will only be staffed enough 'to ensure human safety and preserve government property.'
October 8, 2013 Acting Army CIO Krieger also not furloughed.
October 8, 2013 The department furloughs 2,754 IT staffers.
October 7, 2013 And if they can’t do their jobs, they may be refurloughed, Hagel warns.
October 7, 2013 Employees running some of the governments most popular Twitter accounts have been furloughed.
October 7, 2013 But due to furloughs, DHS couldn't post guidance for local authorities.
October 7, 2013 Tech shops aren’t covered by the legal interpretation that ended most DoD furloughs.
October 7, 2013 The echo chamber at the heart of Washington's problems.
October 4, 2013 Author Siddhartha Mukherjee and others call the budget situation in Washington 'depressing.'
October 3, 2013 Furloughs hit 99.8 percent at Census, just more than half at NOAA.
October 2, 2013 Facilities that research dangerous diseases for which there are no remedies will not be routinely examined, CDC says.
October 2, 2013 No overtime for disability claims processors.
October 2, 2013 Situation is similar to holidays and weekends, when IT staffs operate with skeleton crews.
October 1, 2013 Furloughed employees and shutdown tourists were taking their anger online even then.
October 1, 2013 With NIH furloughs, children with cancer are being turned away from clinical trials.
October 1, 2013 Soldiers tapped and trained in five hours to replace furloughed civilians.
October 1, 2013 Some defense and law enforcement IT operations will continue amid shutdown.
October 1, 2013 As a massive bureaucracy closes for business, the National Zoo offers a lesson in digital news production.
October 1, 2013 Even programs, like Landsat, that remain operational suffer under the shutdown.
October 1, 2013 Even Curiosity, our little rover on Mars, is getting furloughed.
September 30, 2013 Twitter plans to make its IPO filing public this week.
September 30, 2013 Claims processors will continue to work if the government closes.