Shutdown Ripple Effect Felt Across Country (With Video)

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Shutdown Ripple Effect Felt Across Country (With Video)

October 1, 2013 Updated Oct 1, 2013 at 4:24 PM EST

Congress plunges the nation into a partial government shutdown, forcing some 800,000 federal workers off the job in a dispute over President Barack Obama's health care law.

"Closed" signs spring up at national parks and many federal workplaces. Watch the video below to find out more.



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