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Brindisi, Social Security rep weigh in on day 19 of government shutdown

Congressman Anthony Brindisi and a local Social Security rep speak on the government shutdown, and the impact on tax refunds.

Posted: Wed Jan 09 14:59:05 PST 2019
Updated: Wed Jan 09 14:59:05 PST 2019

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audio outcue: blayne alexander, nbc news, washington. congressman anthony brindisi is speaking out about the looming government shutdown and what he feels elected officials should be doing. 0:25"i think that we can come together and take good ideas from both sides and bring them to the middle to get things done, but we have to get the government up and running first and foremost."0:35 with the government shutdown there have been growing concerns that tax refunds might be delayed. a local social security representative tells us despite a large part of the government being shut down, federal income tax refunds would indeed go out. "they were worried bout theirchn you hear it ont he news thye're saying a federal
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