Stream the best of PBS. Anytime, anywhere. Download the free PBS Video App.

Providing Support for PBS.org

PBS NewsHour

Outstanding public servants honored amid shutdown furloughs

Clip: Season 2013 | 5m 33s

The Partnership for Public Service honors outstanding achievements by civil servants. But this year, four of the nine honorees are furloughed due to the government shutdown. Jeffrey Brown talks to Air Force Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Kevin Geiss, the winner of the Management Excellence Medal.

Aired: 10/04/13

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video?

Major corporate funding for the PBS NewsHour is provided by BNSF, Consumer Cellular, Leidos, Babbel, and Raymond James. Funding for the PBS NewsHour Weekend is provided by Mutual of America. For a complete list of funders for the PBS NewsHour and PBS NewsHour weekend, click here.