Latest Furlough Stories

2014-01-15 20:20:20

Management Fails to Recognize Legally Binding Contractual Involuntary Furlough Protection WASHINGTON, Jan.

2013-10-16 23:02:35

Thermosoft’s new program to offer discounted floor warming systems is intended to benefit furloughed government workers and others affected by the government shutdown. Vernon

How Is The Shutdown Really Affecting NASA Workers?
2013-10-14 04:06:56

As the US government shutdown trudges on, comedians are using the big screen tales of space-related heroism to skewer the situation in Washington, while some real-life NASA astronauts are going to extremes in order to make ends meet.

5 ways shutdown is bad for science
2013-10-07 11:44:33

As the government shutdown now enters its second week, redOrbit.com takes a look at 5 ways it's affecting the world of science.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.