Labor Lawyer Ruth Major goes in-depth on government workers through the shutdown

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Ruth Major returns to the Allstate Showcase Studio for the John Williams Show (Elif Geris/WGN Radio)

Labor Lawyer Ruth Major tells John Williams how essential and nonessential workers are differentiated in this government shutdown, along with the federal companies that are and aren’t affected. Plus, she describes how government workers are paid retroactively when the government opens up again.

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