Teaching about government shutdown 2013 Government Shutdown

History of a government shutdown

John Lee is a busy man in the classroom. As a Government teacher at Mason City High School, being able to teach the kids about a moment in h…


Area lawmakers react to shutdown

With the government shutdown impacting so many Americans, lawmakers from our area are sharing their thoughts on how we got to this point.

Economic impacts of the shutdown

And while coming up with an exact figure is a shot in the dark, it's easier to look at who will feel the brunt of the shutdown.