furloughs

Gadsden County Sheriffs Office

Gadsden County Sheriff Morris Young is dropping his appeal of indirect contempt of court charge.  The legal wrangling stem from Young’s decision to let some offenders out of jail on furloughs.

R.Benk / WFSU-News

Unlike their national counterparts, Florida State Parks are staying open even though Congress failed to pass a budget Monday. But, that doesn’t mean state parks will be immune to the squeeze of a federal government shutdown.

Capital Report: 07-12-2013

Jul 12, 2013

Because of federal budget cuts, furloughs are causing Florida National Guard facilities to operate differently.  Stan Jastrzebski visited a base this week where Guard higher-ups briefed the rank-and-file on what to expect, how to protect their money and what delays will be considered acceptable with a four-day work week.