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Inside Government Shutdown’s Impact – From TSA Line To Tax Returns | TODAY

HEY, TOM.>>Reporter: HI, GUYS. GOOD DAY. LISTEN, IF YOU COME TO D.C. TO VISIT, YOU CAN VISIT THE LINCOLN MEMORIAL, BUT THE TOILETS ARE CLOSED. THE GIFT SHOP IS CLOSED AND THE PARK POLICE PATROLLING P PROTECTING THIS AREA THEY’RE NOT GETTING PAID. WE’RE INTO THE THIRD WEEK OF THIS GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN, 800,000 FEDERAL WORKERS FURLOUGHED OR WORKING WITHOUT PAY....

Why this government shutdown represents a ‘historic first’

JUDY WOODRUFF: From President Trump today, a new warning. He says the partial government shutdown will last as long as it takes to get funding for a southern border wall. Congressional correspondent Lisa Desjardins begins our coverage. LISA DESJARDINS: Public trash cans spilling onto national parks, as the government shutdown spills into its 12th day. National Park Services can’t clean...