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Government Shutdown: Tea Party Members Speak Out

Neon Tommy |
October 1, 2013 | 1:30 p.m. PDT


(Members of the Tea Party/Jaclyn Wu, Neon Tommy)
(Members of the Tea Party/Jaclyn Wu, Neon Tommy)
Tea Party efforts to delay Obamacare funding appeared successful as the House and Senate could not agree on a spending bill, leading to a federal government shutdown Tuesday morning.

But is it a victory?

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Neon Tommy reporters profiled key Tea Party members, examined their stances on Obamacare and talked with their constituents about the government shutdown.

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