10/04/2013 12:52 pm ET

Looking Back: Hawaii's Reaction To The Shutdown Of '95-'96

Honolulu Advertiser

The federal government's partial shutdown this week has triggered tremendous media scrutiny and contributed to an intense national debate over the country's political and spending priorities.

It is, after all, the first time the government has shut down since a 21-day period in late 1995 and early 1996, a then record-setting impasse between Congress and the White House.

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