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Government Shutdown Impact

Government Shutdown Came At Major Cost To National Parks

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 03.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government shutdown last fall resulted in nearly 8 million fewer visitors to national parks, costing the parks and surrounding...

Sam Stein

Government Shutdown's Impact Detailed In New Report | Sam Stein | Posted 11.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The federal government shutdown that lasted for 16 days last month is expected to cost the U.S. economy between $2 billion and $6 billio...

If You Live In One Of These States, The Impact Of Washington's Shenanigans Is Huge

Upworthy | Posted 11.03.2013 | Politics

The cost to our country — in jobs and dollars — is still being tallied, but some of the states that were hit hardest are on this map. ...

Emily Swanson

Shutdown Pains Alarming Number Of Americans | Emily Swanson | Posted 10.18.2013 | Politics

The government shutdown is finally over, but not before inflicting pain on millions of Americans, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. Forty-fo...

Emily Swanson

Americans Aren't Being Fooled, Know The Shutdown Is Hurting The Country: Poll | Emily Swanson | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

The vast majority of Americans believe the government shutdown is hurting the country, and more than a third think it's hurting their own families, ac...

Government Shutdown Would Have Serious Impact Right Away On Some

AP | SAM HANANEL | Posted 11.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A government shutdown would have far-reaching consequences for some, but minimal impact on others. Mail would be delivered. Social...