The government is open for business again. How nice. Too bad it wasn’t open before we, as a nation, made fools of ourselves in front of every other nation in the world. Or before several people lost money because of not being able to pay for student loans, which kicked their payment percentage all the way up ton 19%, or before billions of dollars of other costs incurred from loses due to programming and research that had to be done time, but was cut short, or ended, because of no funding for the scientists involved. I even read that some people mortgages were foreclosed on during that short period of time.
I’m sure those farmers who had thousands of cattle freeze to death during the ice storm in South Dakota and who couldn’t call anyone to help with their costs through their federal insurance when their whole economic futures crashed are happy. They would have been more happy if the Republicans in the House had done their jobs. No one knows what is happening with them now.