Republican Party Shutdown Summary

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This article approaches the idea that republican senators like Ted Cruz were to blame for the shutdown and that they took the blame. This journal article also mentions that the “shutdown schemes” that were staged by Republicans and the Tea Party did not work out as they had planned. They claim the shutdown has an adverse effect on “public services, the economy and confidence in the ‘full faith and credit of the United States’”. If seems as though due the shutdown the republican party realized that they had lost the fight against the then majority ruled democrat congress, as opposed to the now majority of republicans having seats in congress. I will be using this article to evaluate how the Grand Old Party took the blame and agreed this was
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