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Stop The Shutdown

A government shutdown is never good. For anybody. Unfortunately, there's another shutdown showdown brewing on Capitol Hill and hardworking government employees are caught in the middle. Help #StopTheShutdown by calling your Senators and Representatives today.

The last time Congress shut down the government for 16 days in 2013, it cost the economy $24 billion and 120,000 jobs in the private sector.

Wondering what actually happens during a government shutdown? Check out this great piece from our sisters and brothers at the American Federation of Government Employees -- Shutdown: Separating Fact from Fiction.