The Spectator

Federal government shuts down for first time in 17 years

Story by Alex Zank, Freelancer

October 1, 2013

WASHINGTON — As a result of a partisan divide between the House of Representatives and Senate over what should be done with the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, the U.S. government shut down at midnight Tuesday with the ...

The official student newspaper of University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire since 1923.
Washington