Furloughed D.C. residents who received unemployment benefits during the federal shutdown must now pay that money back. And they only have a few months to do it.
An audit shows it paid out $16 million in paychecks over a 2 and ½-year period to soldiers designated as AWOL or as deserters, the second time since 2006 the military has been dinged for the error.
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