Hundreds Of Thousands Struggle Without Paychecks As Shutdown Continues | NBC Nightly News

this is Tom Costello across the country the phases of the shutdown hundreds of thousands struggling without a paycheck in the nation’s capitol today at world central kitchen thousands showed up for a free meal in the shadow of the buildings where they normally work among them Anita Gonzalez Evans who works at interior I never thought I’d have to come get a free lunch like this but I am really trying to save my money there’s an unattended symbolism here the food banks it’s right here on Pennsylvania Avenue exactly the halfway point between Capitol Hill and the White House the Trump administration has now selectively recalled 50,000 workers and high-profile agencies though still working without pay FAA aircraft inspectors FDA food inspectors and IRS tax collectors including Nick Trujillo and Utah going back to work on Friday they get to continue to receive their paychecks and what are they doing to me they’re you know I’m two weeks away from being living on the street they’re not meanwhile tonight the TSA chief says more of his officers are not coming to work citing financial hardship Tom Costello NBC News Washington hey NBC News fans thanks for checking out our YouTube channel subscribe by clicking on that button down here and click on any of the videos over here to watch the latest interviews show highlights and digital exclusives thanks for watching

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