D.C. Gov’t WILL Stay Open Even If Fed Shuts Down | The Hill Is Home
D.C. Gov’t WILL Stay Open Even if Fed Shuts Down | The Hill is Home
The DC flag. Photo by María Helena Carey, via Instagram.
Eleanor Holmes Norton, our D.C. delegate, is always looking out for us. Even though outfits such as Newsweek seem to think it’ll be unlikely we’ll head into a shutdown on Friday December 8, the possibility always lingers.
While most people aren’t affected directly by this process– unless they work for the Federal Government– D.C. residents have to deal with the unpleasantness of a closed government. This means our trash piles up, there is no snow removal or leaf collection, no one is around to pick up …