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Shutdown 2013 Memorial Playlist


It's 2015 and we're on the verge of another Shutdown over the US Federal budget, so... good time to upload the mix I made in honor of the last one! History repeats itself, right? Some have called this an optimistic vision, but as far as I'm concerned, we won't fix this until we stop wishing on rainbows. I tried to balance shutdown causes/tensions/conclusions with alternating perspectives from lawmakers vs programs/populations that suffer from furloughs/delays in funding, since one thing that shouldn't be left out of the picture is the people. As we open, the idealistic freshman Congressperson's first confrontation with the beast that is politics...

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