Federal Debt http://kvnf.org en Locals Weigh In On Government Shutdown http://kvnf.org/post/locals-weigh-government-shutdown <p></p><p>On Wednesday, October 16th, US Senate leaders announced they had reached a deal to avert a default on the federal government’s debt and to reopen the government after being shut down for more than 14 days. The US House passed the bill late in the evening and President Obama signed it into law just after midnight.&nbsp;</p><p>KVNF's Cyn Holder took to the streets of Paonia and Hotchkiss during the day, just as lawmakers had begun working towards a deal, to ask people what they thought about the shutdown and the political gridlock that had perpetuated it.</p><p></p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 20:47:15 +0000 Ali Lightfoot & Cyn Holder 17430 at http://kvnf.org Locals Weigh In On Government Shutdown