Reporters’ Roundup: DoD to escape CR? And, financial relief for USPS?

These are the stories Federal News Radio reporters are working on today.

  • Although it’s looking pretty likely we’ll avert a federal shutdown come Friday, Defense department leaders are still grappling with what a full-year continuing resolution would mean. For DoD, there’s a bright side though – it’s the one agency that’s the least likely to stay in continuing resolution mode for the rest of the year. WFED’s Jared Serbu has the full report.
  • Lawmakers are trying to give the Postal Service some financial relief. Federal News Radio’s Jason Miller tells us how.
  • Two U.S. servicemembers are dead and two others are wounded after a man climbed aboard a bus at the airport in Frankfurt Germany and started shooting. Federal News Radio’s National Security Correspondent J.J. Green has the latest details.