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January 29, 2014 In The News

By Carolyn Lochhead

Two national laboratories in the Bay Area will close Oct. 21 if the partial government shutdown continues, resulting in the furloughs of more than 7,000 employees, members of Congress said Friday.

January 29, 2014 In The News

Mountain View firefighter grows lemon cucumbers, bright tomatoes and more for Station 1

By Karishma Mehrotra

January 29, 2014 In The News

National laboratory employees at risk of temporary job loss due to shutdown

By Sue Dremann

More than 13,400 Bay Area Department of Energy laboratory workers -- including 1,500 at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory in Menlo Park -- could miss out on back pay if the federal shutdown continues.

January 29, 2014 In The News
The congresswoman who represents Campbell urges House Republicans to drop their "fantasy."

By Brad Kava

January 29, 2014 In The News

By Gideon Rubin

The ongoing government shutdown - which on Monday entered its second week - threatens to hit Silicon Valley where it hurts if it goes on much longer, Environment  & Energy Publishing reports.

January 29, 2014 In The News

By Ginger Gibson

The perception from the outside is that no bipartisan discussions are taking place in Congress.

But members are talking to each other and many are hopeful that informal discussions could stoke a compromise that could bring an end to the government shutdown.

January 29, 2014 In The News

Postal service and Veterans Affairs will remain open

By Eric Van Susteren

Several government operations, including some local branches, ground to a halt at midnight Monday after Congress failed to pass a budget in the culmination of a bitter battle over the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

January 29, 2014 In The News

Calif. rep urges FCC to educate TV stations about benefits of auction participation

By John Eggerton

Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) has told the FCC it needs to do more outreach to broadcasters about the benefits of participating in the broadcast spectrum incentive auctions.

January 29, 2014 In The News

By Lucy McCalmont

The American people feel like they’re “in a riptide of waters right now” with the start of the federal government shutdown, Rep. Anna Eshoo said Tuesday.