Local businesses offer support to furloughed federal employees
Pensacola, Fla. (WEAR-TV) —
Local businesses are showing support to federal employees hit by the government shutdown.
Thursday marked the 20th day of the shutdown which is the longest in government history.
The Ruby Slipper Café in downtown Pensacola is offering a complimentary meal to the federal employees affected and their immediate family member.
According to their Facebook page, the announcement was made January 7th and includes a beverage(s).
Azalea Cocktail Lounge is offering a free drink on the house to furloughed federal works January 12th and 13th.