Admiral Schultz: Coast Guard Members Should Not ‘Shoulder Burden’ of Government Shutdown

U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Karl Schultz says it is "unacceptable" that Coast Guard servicemembers must rely on food pantries and donations amid the ongoing partial government shutdown, now in its 32nd day. On Friday, Coast Guard members and employees will miss their second paycheck of the shutdown. The shutdown has impacted pay to some 42,000 service members and … [Read more...]