Judge Orders Double Pay for Thousands of Federal Workers Affected By 2013 Shutdown

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 12:04pm


About 25,000 federal workers deemed essential during the 2013 partial government shutdown are entitled to be paid twice for work they performed during a five-day period, a federal judge found this week.

The workers were not paid on time for work at the beginning of the 16-day shutdown, though they were given the back pay when the political crisis was resolved.


IG: Immigration and Border Agency Execs Used Security Details Without Legal Authority

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 5:51pm

Government Executive

A Homeland Security Department watchdog says that immigration and border enforcement agencies have been running protection details for executives without the legal authority to do so.


Unions of Border Patrol, ICE agents cheer Trump actions

Sunday, January 29, 2017 - 11:27am

Washington Examiner

President Trump's decision to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border and stop the free flow of refugees until they can be vetted better is reviving the morale of customs and border agents, according to the union representing both.


Joint Press Release Between Border Patrol and ICE Councils

Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 10:56pm

Joint Press Release Between Border Patrol and ICE Councils