John Boehner en Shutdown Could Impact More State Workers <p>Gov. Pat Quinn says if the federal government shutdown continues the state will have to lay off more workers whose paychecks come from federal funding.&nbsp;</p><p>Illinois has already issued nearly 100 such temporary layoffs. They include employees with the state Department of Military Affairs, economic analysts at the Illinois Department of Employment Security and employees with the Labor Department who handle workplace safety inspections.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 22:48:00 +0000 Associated Press 10474 at Shutdown Could Impact More State Workers