In this Tennesseean article, Senators Corker and Alexander have furloughed most of their district staffs.
The House members not so much. The best quote comes from Congressman Scott DesJarlais Communications guy, Robert Jameson.
Congressman DesJarlais does not hire non-essential staff,” said Robert Jameson, spokesman for DesJarlais, R-Jasper. “Everyone employed by the congressman plays an important role in serving the constituents of the Fourth District.”