The Economic Ripple Effect of the Government Shutdown

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., center left, and Chef Jose Andres, right, help give out food at World Central Kitchen, the not-for-profit organization started by Chef Jose Andres, Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, in Washington. The organization devoted to providing meals in the wake of natural disasters, has set up a distribution center just blocks from the U.S. Capitol building to assist those affected by the government shutdown. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., center left, and Chef Jose Andres, right, help give out food at World Central Kitchen, the not-for-profit organization started by Chef Jose Andres, Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, in Washington. The organization devoted to providing meals in the wake of natural disasters, has set up a distribution center just blocks from the U.S. Capitol building to assist those affected by the government shutdown. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

The government shutdown is affecting more than just furloughed workers as the ripple effect is being felt by the service industry in Washington and across the country.

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