Wednesday, April 6, 2011

White House says shutdown will delay pay to troops


WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration warned Wednesday that a federal shutdown would undermine the economic recovery, delay pay to U.S. troops fighting in three wars, slow the processing of tax returns and limit small business loans and government-backed mortgages during peak home buying season.

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