For Some, Shutdown's Impact Has Been Devastating

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October 02, 2013 AT 2:49 PM
As we now know all too well, Congress' failure to reach a compromise on government spending triggered a process that closed dozens of federal agencies and sent hundreds of thousands of people home without pay. But, like a lesson in unintended consequences, the effects have also rippled far beyond federal agencies, inconveniencing -- and in some cases, irreparably harming -- ordinary Americans. Read full article >>