Federal agencies in Oklahoma prepare for shutdown - Article Photos 1/8

Greg Ross stops for a quick visit Friday with his daughters Zaria, 2, top, and Zoey, 1, at their daycare in Moore. Ross rarely sees his daughters because he had to take a second job to make up for lost pay when he and thousands of other federal employees began taking furlough days because of the sequester budget cuts. BRYAN TERRY - THE OKLAHOMAN