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Head Start Shutdown

10 Kind Acts That Made Us Forget Washington Is Completely Dysfunctional For Just A Moment

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg & Jessica Prois | Posted 10.18.2013 | Impact

We didn't feel much bipartisanship between political parties during the shutdown, but the government stalemate did bring Americans together in ways th...

The Dangers Of Shutdown Philanthropy

philanthropy.com | Posted 10.16.2013 | Impact

As the federal shutdown limps on, donors large and small have stepped forward with gifts to maintain shuttered government programs. Laura and John ...

Kids Are NOT Cool With The Government Shutdown

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

In school we’re taught to talk things out, compromise and play well with others. As the federal government shutdown rolls on, it's clear that Congre...

Phew! Head Start Is Shut Down but Gym for Congress Members Is Open for Business!

Katie Halper | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Katie Halper

Just as regular people suffer the consequences of the government shutdown, the members of Congress are suffering from cut backs in essential services like towel service.

Poor Families Taking A Hit From Government Shutdown

swampland.time.com | Posted 10.04.2013 | Impact

A certain shutdown narrative has become all-too-familiar: It is holding us back from gazing at the National Zoo’s pandas throughout the day and peru...

The Shutdown Hits Young Children

AP | Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Four Head Start providers that serve 3,200 low-income children in four states are closing due to the federal governm...