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Who goes home? Who stays? (Non-essential government workers)
« on: October 03, 2013, 01:23:57 PM »
Published: September 27, 2013

Who Goes to Work? Who Stays Home?
(percentages in purple indicate "non-essential" personnel.  Think there is government bloat?: ranger)
With the government shutting down after Congress failed to resolve a budget impasse, some federal employees will continue reporting to their departments and agencies, while others will be furloughed. Related Article » 

NASA 18,134 97%  NASA TV employees International Space Station scientists   

Environmental Protection Agency 16,205 94%  Pesticide regulators  Superfund project managers   

Commerce 46,420 87%   Census Bureau economists  National Weather Service meteorologists   

Labor 16,304 82%   Labor statisticians  Mine inspectors   

Interior 72,562 81%  National park visitor center employees  Fish hatchery employees   

Treasury 112,461 80%  Winery permit processors  Money printers and engravers   

Energy 13,814 69%  Renewable energy researchers  Nuclear submarine engineers   

Health and Human Services 78,198 52%  Food inspectors  National Institute of Health staff who work with lab animals     

Defense 800,000 50%  Environmental engineers  Military recruiters   

Transportation 55,468 33%  Inspectors who work on auto recalls  Air traffic controllers   

Social Security Administration 62,343 29%  Actuaries  Claims representatives   

Justice 114,486 15%  Pardon attorneys  Drug enforcement agents   

Homeland Security 231,117 14%  New employee trainers  Secret Service agents   

Veterans Affairs 332,025 4%  Public affairs officers  V.A. hospital nurses   


Source: Office of Management and Budget
« Last Edit: October 03, 2013, 01:34:35 PM by rangerrebew »
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