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Ferris Bueller Explains The Government Shutdown

I am not going to sit on my ass as the events that affect me unfold to determine the course of my life.

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A government shutdown could mean a huge number of government workers would not be doing their jobs. / Via

From CBS News: "Millions of federal workers deemed non-essential would be furloughed with no guarantee of back-pay. Social Security checks and veterans' benefits would still go to recipients, but they could go out late, since there would be fewer workers to process them. Additionally, passport and visa applications could be put on hold, as well as small business and home mortgage lending programs. National parks and museums would be closed."

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