One Nation Under Shutdown: Here's How Congress Is Hurting Your State

October 2, 2013   // 0 Comments

  By Sam Stein and Jason Cherkis WASHINGTON -- Though much of the coverage of the government shutdown has focused on the drama unfolding in Washington, D.C., the effects are being felt widely across the country. Less than two full days in, thousands of National Guard members have been furloughed, scientific research has been halted, federal technicians have been forced off the job, and w...

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