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The Cutter’s Guide to Fixing America: Party Lines

Originally posted on The Cutter Rambles:
In case you haven’t been paying attention to the news, the federal government (or at least the “non-essential” parts of it) has been shut down. What’s the cause of this shutdown?  The simple technical answer is that Congress hasn’t approved a spending bill, so the government isn’t allowed to operate.  The more important question is: Why did this happen?  You’ll likely get a different answer depending…

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