Schumer Comments on Fed Shutdown

New York Democrat – US Senator Chuck Schumer told a gaggle of reporter’s Sunday – he was grateful the shutdown had finally come to an end. And although, the government will only be funded for another three weeks, Schumer believes federal workers will not face another furlough in the near future. He added democrats are introducing legislation to prevent future government shutdowns and to get workers – including contract workers – their back pay immediately.