State looks to lay off federally paid workers
ST. PAUL — Minnesota officials are trying to decide when to send layoff notices to state employees whose pay comes from the federal government.
"We are not in a position that we can fill gaps created by that political breakdown," said Tina Smith, the governor’s chief of staff, when talking about the federal government shutdown’s impact on the state.
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