Government Shutdown - What Does It All Mean?

With the partial government shutdown underway, we are covering the latest developments and what it means for you. Here, a gathering of reaction from around the country via social media and news outlets, including stories, photos, details, videos and analysis.


  1. How are newspaper front pages around the nation treating the shutdown? A sampling below:
  2. It's Tuesday morning, and the government shutdown is underway. The signs are are starting to show up around the nation.
  3. Yes, the Panda cam at The National Zoo is down with the shutdown
  4. President Obama sent a personal message early Tuesday to Troops and DoD Personnel
  5. President Obama Message to Troops and DoD Personnel on Shutdown
  6. What happens next?