U.S. Loses $1.6 Billion From Shutdown Costing $160 Million a Day

U.S. Loses $1.6 Billion From Shutdown Costing $160 Million a Day

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Tourist Ryszard Skrzypek, of Vienna, Austria, takes a photo of his wife Walendowska Malgorzata in front of a sign near the entrance to Grand Canyon National Park, on Oct. 4, 2013, near Tusayan, Ariz. Skrzypek and Malgorzata had traveled from Austria with the Grand Canyon as the main stop on their vacation only to find it closed when they arrived. The two opted for a helicopter tour later in the afternoon.