More Government Shutdown Stories, Because This Thing Is STILL GOING ON

I wish I had better news for you today, but here we go:

How to Help People Affected by the Government Shutdown

The best way to help seems to be by making donations to food banks and other charitable organizations.

I Got a Job. Then the Government Shut Down.

I’m supposed to start working for the IRS in February — and I need this job.

Throwback Thursday: Money I Spent and Lost During the Government Shutdown

Spent the entire day on the couch, watching television in my pajamas, and obsessively checking the Washington Post for shutdown updates.

My First Furlough

Being furloughed is exceptionally weird.

News Catchup

And a little news mustard.

The Cost of Running for Local Office as a Last-Minute, Write-in Candidate

I hadn’t planned on running for Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner.

Billfold Recommends: VOTE

You knew this was coming.

Stopping Global Climate Change Is Going to Cost Us

But doing nothing might cost us even more.

Do We Need to Discuss Our President’s Net Worth?

There’s a lot of hot gossip about President Trump’s finances right now.