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The federal government shutdown could leave America’s craft brewers with a serious hangover.
An online dating website which bills itself as “The World’s Largest Sugar Daddy Dating Website” says it has recorded a 50 percent jump in average daily sign-ups since the start of the government shutdown.
An outside political group supporting House Democrats is casting blame for the government shutdown on nine House Republicans in a series of television and online ads.
American voters overwhelmingly oppose undercutting President Barack Obama’s signature health care law by shutting down the federal government – a percentage gap of 72 percent to 22 percent.
The D.C. government is the only U.S. jurisdiction prohibited from spending local funds during a federal budget impasse, and if Congress doesn’t approve a short-term funding bill in time, parts of the federal government will shut down on Oct. 1.
Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz conceded that his rallying push to defund “Obamacare” by shutting down the federal government still lacks the votes necessary for success in Congress.