On Background  ·   September 27, 2013

Why haven't there been more shutdowns?

- The late 1970s and early 1980s were full of government shutdowns. Wonkblog's Dylan Matthews tells On Background's Emily Heil how the U.S. has had a relatively long stretch without a shutdown. ()

- The late 1970s and early 1980s were full of government shutdowns. Wonkblog's Dylan Matthews tells On Background's Emily Heil how the U.S. has had a relatively long stretch without a shutdown. ()

Why haven't there been more shutdowns? (1:02)

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