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A Long and Short View of the Federal Government Shutdown

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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.


Thomas Mann, senior fellow, Governance Studies & W. Averell Harriman Chair at the Brookings Institution

Bill Whalen, research fellow at the Hoover Institution

Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Congressional and politics reporter for the Bloomberg News