“No, it hurts too many people. Too many are not getting a paycheck.”

Charles Shaffer, Mount Vernon

“Absolutely not. We need for politicians to do their jobs and work like the rest of us.”

Russell Rife, Fostoria

“No. We have to work; the (the politicians) should have to work.”

Dee Walters, Apple Valley

“No, I don’t. I don’t think government employees should be held hostage to anybody’s political views.”

Nancy Willis, Mount Vernon

“No, I don’t think it’s an appropriate tool. There are other ways to reach a resolution.”

Matt Williams, Apple Valley

“Yes. I just think the government shut down is the only way to get the attention of the people who are making decisions.”

Heather Allen, Mount Vernon



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