Bruce Braley says that no one is working at the House gymnasium where Congress works out at. They have to do their own laundry and they pay a fee to work out there. Is this legitimate or blown out of proportion? National parks and monuments have been shut down and there is no towel service but the real victims are low-income families that use WIC and Head Start.
Republican Senate candidate Scott Schaben tweets that it’s been 11 days without the government and he hasn’t noticed any affects. Republicans believe the government shutdown was to inflict pain on the American people by shutting down national parks, monuments and other services they need. Democrats believe that Republicans would find another reason to shut the government down if it wasn’t the Affordable Healthcare Act.
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