What happens if the federal government shuts down?

April 6, 2011 — Today’s show will focus on what happens if Uncle Sam turns off the lights.

Colleen Kelley, president of the National Treasury Employees Union, has a lot of knowledge, and a lot to say, about shutdowns.

Following up with the latest information are Steve Watkins editor of the Federal Times and senior writer Steve Losey.

Online Chat: DJ Kachman, the Veterans Affairs Department’s director of mobile and security technology transformation lead, on April 10, at 1 p.m.