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Govt. Shutdown Means Furloughs For Ohio National Guard

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October 4, 2013

The federal government shutdown has forced some 1,800 Ohio National Guard mechanics, pilots and administrative staff off the job.

Partial Government Shutdown Takes Hold In Columbus

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An unidentified man enters the lobby of the Bricker Federal Building in Columbus on the first day of the partial government shutdown.
1, 2013

As the partial shutdown took hold a skeleton security staff at the Bricker Federal building at Spring and High streets in Columbus patiently answered questions from people trying to do business with federal government agencies. Department of Labor offices and the IRS offices were closed. Bankruptcy court and Social Security offices remained open.