Protesters speak out on the government shutdown and why media should talk about its human impact

Protesters speak out on the government shutdown and why media should talk about its human impact

Blog ››› ››› MILES LE & AUDREY BOWLER

With 800,000 federal workers furloughed or working without pay and no end to the government shutdown in sight, furloughed workers and allies rallied in Washington, D.C., today to speak out about how the shutdown is hurting their communities and why news outlets need to be telling their stories.

Here’s what they had to say:

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