Here is the last 20 minutes worth of news on the looming government shutdown. Twenty minutes! It’s from NewsNow.co.uk which refreshes every 90 seconds or so. What are these people thinking of? Don’t they understand there’s a real economy out there – one in which we have to work hard to pay our bills. How about a CITIZEN SHUTDOWN – we stop paying our elected officials and levy a daily fine of $5,000 until they fix things. We need to declare Congress a histrionic free zone. Check out News Now for the latest, literally up to the minute on this.
The past 20 minutes of news on the government shutdown – How about a CITIZEN SHUTDOWN?
Wall Street goes down on impending U.S. gov’t shutdown Shanghai Daily 18:03
Dollar struggles amid fears over U.S. govt shutdown Shanghai Daily 18:03
Gold slips as possible U.S. government shutdown weighs on Shanghai Daily 18:03
Oil prices decline on looming U.S. government shutdown Shanghai Daily 18:03
Stocks sink as government heads toward shutdown WHDH-TV, Massachusetts 18:01
In Minnesota, federal courts, law enforcement agencies would press on if shutdown occurs Minneapolis Star Tribune 18:01
Shutdown would hurt Sacramento’s recovery but not kill it Merced Sun-Star, California 17:57
Shutdown could have big impact on KC economy The Kansas City Channel 17:56
Impact of potential federal shutdown on Wash. The Seattle Times 17:55
Delmarva ready to help in event of government shutdown The News Journal, Delaware 17:55
GOP to Get More Shutdown Blame, Polls Find WSJ: Washington Wire (Weblog) 17:54
EIA can operate through October 11 in case of government shutdown: official Hartford Courant, Connecticut 17:54