Tags: federal shutdown | smithsonian | el paso | prisons | fda inspections

9 Serious Effects of the Federal Shutdown That Could Impact You

Each year, 40 million souls cross lawfully between Ciudad Juarez, Mexico into El Paso, Texas. Analysts warn the city could face serious economic distress if the shutdown drags on. (Reuters/Jose Luis Gonzalez)

By | Wednesday, 09 January 2019 06:49 PM

The partial government shutdown is the second longest ever. If it continues through Saturday, it will become the longest and no doubt the most expensive ever, surpassing even the 21-day shutdown of 1995-96.

In some ways, the impact of the shutdown has been obvious: About 800,000 federal employees are missing paychecks, and the delays at TSA checkpoints are getting longer.

1Like our page
2Share
platinum
The partial government shutdown is the second longest ever. If it continues through Saturday, it will become the longest and no doubt the most expensive ever, surpassing even the 21-day shutdown of 1995-96.In some ways, the impact of the shutdown has been obvious: About...
federal shutdown, smithsonian, el paso, prisons, fda inspections
1211
2019-49-09
Wednesday, 09 January 2019 06:49 PM
questsin Media, Inc.