The same happens in the UK, the non working scum are always a priority, even more so if they are illegal's.
All were paid. No gov employee was denied their pay.
because that's the way it should be
Nah. SSI checks should be obliterated. Government employees should still get something for putting in work.
people on SS deserve it...if the company I worked for shut down I wouldn't get paid either...i'd probably even get laid off