UPDATE: No shutdown, check out this blog post for more.
The original post is below.
Will the federal government shut down? Democrats have been fear-mongering, claiming that a government shutdown will hurt people. According to them, the F.B.I. will stop working, Social Security checks will stop going out, and so on.
But that isn’t true. In the past, government shutdowns have NEVER done this. Check out this great political cartoon from the Examiner’s Nate Beeler: