As of this writing, our, ahem, “leaders” in Washington appear incapable of avoiding a shutdown of the federal government. Barring a political breakthrough, at least a partial shutdown is likely, beginning tomorrow morning. And depending on the duration of the stalemate, the consequences of a shutdown could be felt deeply and painfully throughout our economy, including the construction industry.
Should the federal government shut down, what should contractors do to mitigate the damage? Continue reading