According to Business Insider most economists agree the federal government shutdown is hurting the US economy.
The White House thinks that the pain is even worse than originally thought.
A White House official told Business Insider there was a a change to the internal model of the shutdowns...
"After we receive the data on Valentine's Day from the US Census Bureau suggesting that at least retail and e-commerce had slowed a good deal, had certainly fallen below estimates which we're expecting..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve policymakers last month noted greater threats to the U.S. economy, ranging from adverse effects of the government shutdown to... Seattle Times Also reported by •SeattlePI.com