TKC KANSAS CITY GUIDE TO THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN!!!
The government shutdown is upon us and Kansas City newsies are doing their best to try and keep it local . . .
CHECK ALL OF THE KANSAS CITY GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN LINKS WE'RE READING AND PRETENDING TO READ!!!
This thing isn't really capturing our attention but we want to at least acknowledge local impact of Washington D.C. indecision and gridlock.
- Cowtown Pushback: KC federal employees march to protest government shutdown
- GOP Cutting Back Food For Po'Folk: WIC program under pressure
- The Courthouse Will Endure: Jackson County lakes and campgrounds not affected by Federal Government shutdown
- Enough Cash For Tribute: Shutdown won't stop veterans on KC-based Honor Flight
- Show-Me Obamacare Stutter: Missouri health exchange opens with long delays
- Your X-Files Reference Is Better Than Mine: KC FEMA office dismisses employees
- Cowtown Obamacare Tradeoff: Obamacare exchanges launch in KC area — kind of
- Show-Me Politicking: Roy Blunt: The process has failed us
- Pitch Post And Comedy Reference:: Chiefs beatdown of the Giants referenced on Jon Stewart's clever take on government shutdown (video)
- GOP Holds Back Scholars: Mo. Head Start Programs Brace For Impact Of Shutdown
- Prez Obama Buying Spree Stalled: Shutdown may delay GSA's downtown lease effort
- Saying Goodbye To Prez Obama For Now: Federal employees in KC sent home
Consider this your late night open thread and just a nice way to clear out all of these links from my to-do list. Notice not a single Dead Tree Media links as TV and other outlets are outpacing the newspaper trying to keep up with CNN and MSNBC . . . Curious.
Of course . . . Here @ TKC we oppose Obamacare but support The Affordable Healthcare Act . . . That's really the only reasonable position to take . . . But really I'll just do whatever a slightly skinner Jennifer Hudson says.
Hopefully, we'll have more BREAKING/EXCLUSIVE NEWS, discussion, debate, discourse and all kinds of good stuff coming up in just a few . . . STAY TUNED!!!