White House http://wkms.org en Essential Government Agencies Will Remain Open In Event of Shutdown http://wkms.org/post/essential-government-agencies-will-remain-open-event-shutdown <p>With the possibility of a federal shutdown only hours away, government agencies have produced detailed contingency plans of how the shutdown would affect their operations as well as services in our listening area.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If Congress cannot pass &nbsp;a spending bill by midnight, most federal agencies will tell non-essential government employees to stay home on Tuesday. However, a few entities are considered essential programs and will continue to operate under mandatory spending.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 21:07:01 +0000 Rob Canning 35325 at http://wkms.org Essential Government Agencies Will Remain Open In Event of Shutdown White House speaker Gautam Raghaven on LGBT week http://wkms.org/post/white-house-speaker-gautam-raghaven-lgbt-week <p>The Murray State University Alliance hosted "Conversation and Dessert" with Gautam Raghaven, Associate Director of Public Engagement and LGBT Liasion for the White House on September 10th. Listen to the full conversation with Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Bonnie Higginson here.</p><p>For more information, <a href="http://www.murraystate.edu/lgbt">visit murraystate.edu.lgbt</a>.</p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 02:34:21 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 21934 at http://wkms.org White House speaker Gautam Raghaven on LGBT week