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A long lasting shutdown

A long lasting shutdown

Giulia Henshaw, Opinion Writer

February 20, 2019

Filed under News

On Dec. 22, President Trump issued a government shutdown-- the first one since Dec. 1, 2013. However, that government shutdown only lasted 17 days. This shutdown ended on Jan. 25 and lasted for 35 days, making it the longest government shutdown in the history of the United States. According to the article "Government Shutdo...