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How the Federal Government Shutdown Is Hurting Healthcare: Agency by Agency
The Health Care Blog

The shutdown could not stop the rollout of the state and federal exchanges. That’s because the Obama administration, sensing a political fight in the offing with Republicans, wisely prepaid the bill for the insurance exchanges and other key components of the rollout. On the other hand, the fiscal standoff is having a very real impact on the infrastructure that supports healthcare across the United States.