In a region filled with federal agencies and government contractors, a partial government shutdown will affect thousands of Washingtonians. We find out who’s considered “essential,” which departments and agencies are affected, and what “furlough” means for people’s paychecks.

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  • Jennifer Bachner Director, Master of Science in Government Analytics Program, Johns Hopkins University; Author, "What Washington Gets Wrong: The Unelected Officials Who Actually Run the Government and Their Misconceptions About the American People"

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