Here's what Southern Californians are posting with #shutdownstories

The U.S. Capitol Rotunda stands empty on Monday, a result of the partial government shutdown. The shutdown has affected the administration of the Violence Against Women Act, which expired Friday at midnight.
The U.S. Capitol Rotunda stands empty on Monday, a result of the partial government shutdown. The shutdown has affected the administration of the Violence Against Women Act, which expired Friday at midnight.
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We’re coming on Day 5 of the government shutdown - and people are sharing their stories on Twitter with the hashtag #shutdownstories. We reached out to a few in Southern California and heard some unexpected consequences to the shutdown.