Government shutdown

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About 800,000 furloughed and unpaid government workers are again receiving paychecks after the end of the 35-day shutdown. But a number of charities are concerned about its lingering effects – and a possible “Round-2.” WUWF’s Dave Dunwoody reports.

The continuance only guarantees normal operations until February 15. If a compromise isn’t reached by then, President Trump is threatening a second shutdown if he doesn’t get money for his southern border wall.