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Trump: Day 702
-Day 2 of the #TrumpShutdown
-Mulvaney Admits Mexico Won't Pay
-Forces Mattis Out 2 Months Early
-Cowardly Had Pompeo Deliver News
-Names Boeing Executive as SecDef
-Turkey Masses Troops Near Kurds
-Mnuchin Hangs in Cabo San Lucas
Day 807 since Donald Trump admitted to sexual assault — yet he’s still in the Oval Office
Day 658 of NO EVIDENCE produced by Trump that his phones were tapped by Obama.

The FISA warrant Trump referenced targeted Carter Page. #TrumpLies
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#TrumpsShutdown Thread

Yes, many federal workers will be hurt

Also: Economic Impact - businesses, state & local govt's, contractors

No new grants or contracts:
-Transportation - Infrastructure Week!
-USDA (farmers!)
-Commerce, Housing, EPA, NASA, more…
Congressional Research Service
(Congress telling itself the effects)

-Measurable effect on national GDP
-grants, programs + services - costs of delay
-state and local governments depend on federal funding (can’t help their own citizens)…

"No funds shall be drawn from the Treasury but in consequence of Appropriations made by Law"

Approps should have been passed last September!

Federal agenices can't issue new grants or contracts (RFPs NOFAs, etc)
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Even with Big Tech's help, the #SchumerShutdown is still the top trending hashtag on Twitter.
Here is the #SchumerShutdown trending number one, right below a paid advertisement. Wow.
It was first reduced and now #TrumpChristmasShutdown is trending instead. Lol. Shocker.
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