D.C. Bars And Restaurants Feel Shutdown Squeeze

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Oct 08, 2013 1:04 PM
Federal employees aren't the only ones feeling the heat in week two of the government shutdown. D.C. bars and restaurants are also getting nervous about just how long their customers will be out on furlough — and how that might dent their bottom line. While attendance at local happy hours were up in the past week, according to some reports, there are serious concerns about whether that can last with so many government workers sent home.