Margot Conrad: What’s the real effect of ongoing budget uncertainty?
December 20, 2017 2:02 pm
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You might not feel a government shutdown until Tuesday, since Christmas arrives this Monday. Even if Congress and the Trump administration manage to avoid another lapse in funding, starting the fiscal year three months late is hardly ideal. Margot Conrad, director of education and outreach at the Partnership for Public Service, joins Federal Drive with Tom Temin with some of the long-term effects of the yearly budget stalemates.
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