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Shutdown Hardly Noticeable in Small US Town, But Residents Worryi
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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.


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