Wyoming, Kansas, Utah soldiers rebuilding Colorado roads expected to be paid

2013-10-01T12:00:00Z Wyoming, Kansas, Utah soldiers rebuilding Colorado roads expected to be paidThe Associated Press The Associated Press
October 01, 2013 12:00 pm  • 

DENVER — National Guard soldiers rebuilding washed-out roads in Colorado would apparently be paid on time under a bill passed hours before the federal government shutdown.

The bill would also ensure that the country's active-duty personnel are paid.

About 450 Guard members from Utah, Kansas and Wyoming are expected to help rebuild roads in Colorado over the next months. The shutdown had threatened to delay that work.

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