The Government Shutdown: 8 Things VARs Need To Know


Keeping Track of Congress

Upon entering shutdown mode, the government itself also largely went offline. The Library of Congress' website that used to be reliable for up-to-date information on the Senate and House's progress has come to a halt along with several others, including the Federal Trade Commission and Agricultural Department. Others, like the IRS, still have visible websites but will not be updated. In a time of extreme uncertainty, finding resources that shed light on the government's steps toward a solution is harder than ever.