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US Tourist Towns Assess Damage From Shutdowni
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October 16, 2013 11:24 PM
Tourist communities near U.S. national parks have been hurt by the partial government shutdown. In Mariposa, California, near Yosemite National Park, residents hope the shutdown of the past two weeks will not be repeated. VOA's Mike O'Sullivan reports on the situation.

US Tourist Towns Assess Damage From Shutdown

Published October 16, 2013

Tourist communities near U.S. national parks have been hurt by the partial government shutdown. In Mariposa, California, near Yosemite National Park, residents hope the shutdown of the past two weeks will not be repeated. VOA's Mike O'Sullivan reports on the situation.


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