Here’s an idea of what a shutdown of the federal government could mean for Connecticut residents.
By Hugh McQuaid, CTNewsJunkie.com
As Congress appeared increasingly unlikely to pass a stopgap funding bill this week, residents and state officials braced for the impact of a potential shutdown of federal government operations in Connecticut.
Congress has until Saturday to pass a continuing resolution to avert a partial shutdown of the U.S. government. As of Thursday, lawmakers remained divided as the Senate worked to approve a bipartisan bill while the Republican-controlled House stuck to a more divisive package, according to Reuters.
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