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The Government Shutdown Ends – But Its Effects Remain

The Government Shutdown Ends – But Its Effects Remain

Patrick Trubee, Writer

February 5, 2019


Filed under National and International Issues

The partial government shutdown, the longest in the nation's history, finally ended when President Trump signed a bill that will keep the government open for three more weeks. The shutdown began at midnight EST on December 22nd, as a result of a funding dispute between Congress and President Trump over his proposed border wall. Congress refused ...

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