PBS NewsHour

3 things held up by the government shutdown

Clip: 11/17/2018 | 1m 51s

With all the attention on the showdown between Congress and the president, it’s easy to be distracted from the everyday impact of the government shutdown. Judy Woodruff explains some of these repercussions, from delayed immigration hearings to unresolved FCC complaints to unavailable D.C. marriage licenses.

Aired: 11/17/18

Rating: NR

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