Internal Revenue Service en Shutdown Worries State Workers, Retirees <p>The federal government&#39;s partial shutdown is worrying some Illinois state workers and retirees. &nbsp;<br />That&#39;s because recipients of various state health insurance programs need to get documents from the IRS by a late October deadline in order to prove that their dependents should still be eligible to receive coverage. &nbsp;<br />The Springfield bureau of Lee Enterprises Newspapers reports ( ) the ongoing government shutdown means that the IRS isn&#39;t providing the federal transcripts. &nbsp; Thu, 03 Oct 2013 22:20:45 +0000 Associated Press 10241 at Shutdown Worries State Workers, Retirees