The Washington Post has a story Feb. 21 by Ed O'Keefe, "What might happen if federal government shuts down again", link here. I'm note sure what this passage means: "Federal agencies are beginning to instruct senior officials to prepare for a possible closure, ordering the cancellation of vacations or other personal commitments". Does that mean all employees or only senior officials. It would be intolerable to bear the personal cost of busted airline reservations because of someone else's partisamship.
ABC News video follows: