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A Long and Short View of the Federal Government Shutdown


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House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer speaks during a protest held by furloughed federal workers outside the U.S. Capitol on October 4, 2013.
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House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer speaks during a protest held by furloughed federal workers outside the U.S. Capitol on October 4, 2013.

As the partial federal government shutdown continues, we check in on negotiations in Congress and what will need to happen in the short and long term to get the government working again.

Host: Michael Krasny

Guests:

  • Bill Whalen, research fellow at the Hoover Institution
  • Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Congressional and politics reporter for the Bloomberg News
  • Thomas Mann, senior fellow, Governance Studies & W. Averell Harriman Chair at the Brookings Institution

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