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Live updates: The shutdown

October 9, 2013

Note: This is an archived version of Wednesday’s live blog. For Thursday’s live blog, please click here.

The U.S. government shutdown continues with no clear end in sight, but the political debate has now pivoted to the debt ceiling limit and whether or not the government will run out of money to pay its bills by Oct. 17, and therefore default on its debt.

Check here for the latest updates on all the political jostling and practical impacts.

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