It’s the 18th day of the partial federal government shutdown, and with each day that passes, the nation and taxpayers feel more of an impact.
President Trump will address the nation about the shutdown and border security during primetime television Tuesday night. Earlier, he said the federal government could stay closed for months or even years.
In this interview, host Jenn White takes stock of many of the other effects that the shutdown is having in Chicago and beyond.
GUEST: Sarah Ferris, congressional reporter at Politico
LEARN MORE: ‘Not Much Headway’: Talks Flounder As Shutdown Enters Third Week (Politico 1/6/19)
Concerns Grow About Impact Of Shutdown On Airport Security; Duckworth To Talk At O’Hare (Chicago Tribune 1/7/19)