Economy

Shutdown Hardly Noticeable in Small US Town, But Residents Worryi
X
October 05, 2013 12:36 AM
The partial shutdown of the U.S. federal government is being unevenly felt across the country. In the rural town of Chestertown, Maryland, it’s barely noticeable. But residents are sill worried. VOA’s Jerome Socolovsky went there and has this report.

Shutdown Hardly Noticeable in Small US Town, But Residents Worry

Published October 04, 2013

The partial shutdown of the U.S. federal government is being unevenly felt across the country. In the rural town of Chestertown, Maryland, it’s barely noticeable. But residents are sill worried. VOA’s Jerome Socolovsky went there and has this report.


You May Like

Conflicts Engulf Christians in Mideast

Research finds an increase in faith-based hostilities, and Christians are facing persecution in a growing number of countries in the region More

Chinese Americans: Don’t Call Us 'Model Minority'

Label points to collective achievement, but some say it triggers resentment, unrealistic expectations More

Iran Bolsters Surveillance of Phones, Internet

Does increased monitoring suggest the government is nervous? More