NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The latest manifestation of dysfunction in Washington is the threat of a government shutdown because of the huge ideological divide between the Republican-led House of Representatives and the Democrat-led U.S. Senate.The current shenanigans likely will come down to two realistic outcomes: the GOP will give in on the Affordable Car Act more commonly known as Obamacare, keeping it mostly intact, or the government will shut down for some period of time. A third unrealistic option is Republicans successfully defund Obamacare.
Why Investors Shouldn't Panic if the Government Shuts Down
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