Today’s highly interesting read (01/14/19): It’s A Shutdown, Not Armageddon

Google “government shutdown” and you’ll easily find all kinds of stories about repercussions:

Marc Thiessen: This is the stupidest government shutdown in US …

Government shutdown stymies immigrants’ asylum cases

How the government shutdown is disrupting science

Houston, Miami airports close some security checkpoints

Why the Government Shutdown Is Increasing Fire Risks in California

Federal worker forced to ration insulin because of government shutdown

The editorial board at Investor’s Business Daily offers a rarely heard perspective:

The point is, these shutdowns while inconvenient and politically disruptive have never been a major economic event…it’s not likely to take down the economy.

Read the entire editorial.

 

One thought on “Today’s highly interesting read (01/14/19): It’s A Shutdown, Not Armageddon

  1. Pingback: The shutdown, lack of local news, superintendent salaries, and MLK | This Just In… From Franklin, WI

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