Quad Cities Congresswoman Cheri Bustos says the federal government shutdown is "unconscionable" and "unfair." Since the partial shutdown began, the representative from Illinois' 17th District has been calling state and local elected officials, and answering calls from residents who need her help.
The East Moline congresswoman also blames republicans and House Speaker John Boehner for the problem. She says Boehner should allow members to vote on funding the government and negotiate later.
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