Asian markets down as US budget woes ...

Asian markets down as US budget woes drag on

There are 2 comments on the Lexington Herald-Leader story from Oct 4, 2013, titled Asian markets down as US budget woes drag on. In it, Lexington Herald-Leader reports that:

Some 800,000 federal workers and scores of agencies were idled earlier this week after a sharply divided U.S. Congress failed to agree on short-term funding for the government to pay its bills beyond Monday, when the fiscal year ended.

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#2 Oct 4, 2013
Most Americans aren't aware of just how big an influence our economy is, on the global market....we are often the grounded, stabilizing effect....of course, except when the teaparty House republican's are inflicting their damage.....

Dunlap, TN

#3 Oct 5, 2013
would it not be nice if your boss would let you stay home take time off. then pay you for doing these goverment workers get..what a sweet deal.yes when they go back to work they get all the back pay..only the tax payer gets screwed.

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