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Republicans forced $24 million government shutdown

Republicans forced $24 million government shutdown

Nicole Barnard, Staff Writer

October 25, 2013

After the shutdown, Congress played the blame game as Americans tried to make sense of it all. But ultimately, this was a Republican shutdown. However, Republicans blamed President Obama and the Democrats. No surprise there. “This is part of a larger pattern: the president’s scorched-earth...