Furloughed Employees Driven To DRASTIC Measures

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Published on 17 Jan 2019, 2:00
From selling cars to ignoring severe medical symptoms, the current shutdown is having horrific consequences. Ana Kasparian and John Iadarola, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down.

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"Twenty-four days into the government shutdown, a Chicago pawn shop owner says he sees 10 to 20 federal employees come in each day in order to continue feeding their families and paying their bills.

Randy Cohen says he has welcomed a wave of new customers over the past 24 days.

More than 45,000 Illinois residents with federal jobs received $0 paychecks this past pay day.

Monday the shutdown forced one worker to part with a prized van."

Hosts: Ana Kasparian, John Iadarola,

Cast: Ana Kasparian, John Iadarola,


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