Libby Anderson got her final divorce decree on Tuesday. But her ex-husband is a furloughed air traffic controller, and the shutdown means he can’t reach someone to help him split his government retirement account with her. She needs those funds to refinance the house under her name.

Libby Anderson got her final divorce decree on Tuesday. But her ex-husband is a furloughed air traffic controller, and the shutdown means he can’t reach someone to help him split his government retirement account with her. She needs those funds to refinance the house under her name.