Share This Story!

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about

Lawmakers paid during government shutdown

It turns out that all members of Congress were paid on their usual salary schedules during the government shutdown when many federal workers were furloughed.

Posted!

A link has been posted to your Facebook feed."

Sent!

A link has been sent to your friend's email address.

Join the Conversation

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Lawmakers paid during government shutdown

It turns out that all members of Congress were paid on their usual salary schedules during the government shutdown when many federal workers were furloughed. USA Today