Casey, Toomey Split In Votes On Bills To End ShutdownPennsylvania's U.S. senators split in votes on competing bills for ending the partial government shutdown.
Free Pittsburgh Symphony Tickets Available For Furloughed Federal EmployeesThe Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra is extending a "small gesture of gratitude" to furloughed Federal employees.
President Trump Teases 'Major Announcement' On Border Wall, ShutdownPresident Donald Trump says he'll make a "major announcement" on the southern border on Saturday at 4 p.m. as the government shutdown continues.
United Way, Food Bank, And More Helping Furloughed Federal WorkersSeveral local organizations filled the American Federation of Teachers building on the South Side to help both federal workers that have been furloughed, or workers that are simply working without pay during the partial government shutdown.
Frustrated TSA Agents Call For End To Government Shutdown At Pittsburgh International Airport RallyTransportation Security Administration workers vented their frustration with the current government shutdown at a rally inside the Pittsburgh airport Friday morning.
United Way Steps In To Help Those Affected By Government ShutdownAs the government shutdown drags on affecting thousands, the United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania has stepped up with a special service to help those who find themselves stretched financially.
Red Robin Feeds Pittsburgh TSA Agents, Air Traffic Controllers As ‘Thank You’ During ShutdownA van loaded with hamburgers from Red Robin pulled up to the Airport Maintenance Facility where burgers, chips and all the fixins’ were transferred to an airport vehicle for delivery to a secured area.
Unpaid Air Traffic Controllers Feeling Pinch; Hand Out Brochures To PublicUnpaid but still working, air traffic controllers handed out brochures to the flying public at Pittsburgh International Airport on Wednesday afternoon.
Hebrew Free Loan Association Offering Interest-Free Loans to Federal WorkersFederal workers in our region have a new option to make ends meet.
Greater Pittsburgh Food Bank Offering Food Boxes To Furloughed Government WorkersThe Federal Government is the third largest employer in Allegheny County, and with no end in sight for the shutdown, a local food bank is offering help for thousands of families.
Food Stamp Recipients To Receive February Benefits Early To Avoid Government Shutdown WoesWith this government shutdown, 1.8 million Pennsylvanians would lose their food stamps in February, but officials found a loophole so that the February benefits could be awarded early.