Government Shutdown Hits Over 3,000 NASA Workers - NBC Chicago

    Gov't Shutdown Hits Over 3,000 NASA Workers

    The only NASA employees who will be working during the government shutdown are the few mission control workers who communicate with the astronauts currently deployed to the International Space Station. All others are furloughed indefinitely. (Published Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013) The only NASA employees who will be working during the government shutdown are the few mission control workers who communicate with the astronauts... See More