WSMR workers, other federal employees brace for shutdown

Oct 1, 2013 Full story: Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES >> About 2,700 White Sands Missile Range non-exempt employees could come into work tomorrow only to receive a furlough notice and return home.

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Dallas, TX

#1 Oct 1, 2013
This is what happens when you elect hard Marxists to power. They will hold everyone hostage to their tyranical policies. Is keeping Healthcare Tyranny really worth losing your job? Those supporting medical despotism are the cause of the shutdown as they are the only ones who hold an irrational, unreasonable and unyielding position. Once The People fully understand the monstrous nature of Obama's medical tyranny, they will wish thr Republicans had done more.

Las Cruces, NM

#2 Oct 1, 2013
Wow. Never been without healthcare? The version that goes into effect today is not my perception of what voters expected, but it was passed and agreed upon to go into effect.

These passive aggressive blowhole politicians are putting the rest of the federal employees in limbo have never been without coverage and on top of all of this fighting against passing the budget we should all be aware of the healthcare plan for congress

Beyond the healthcare issue, the implications to our economy are explained very well here

Albuquerque, NM

#3 Oct 2, 2013
Amazing commentary on Media 23 million people are out of work with no health care, no paycheck and all of sudden we are worried about 800,000 employees. Fact is 63% of federal workers are at

Wow is me - what's next they need a pay raise?

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