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The impact of the government shutdown is widespread. Here's what you need to know.


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Gavel on flag DOJ attorneys have asked that the current ACA lawsuit be put on hold, as they “cannot complete their work properly due to the government shutdown.” (Photo: Shutterstock)

Two of the biggest health care lawsuits to dominated headlines in 2018 are spinning their wheels as they roll into 2019. Challenges to the latest Affordable Care Act ruling, as well as the class-action suit filed by affected cities and counties across the country  against opioid manufacturer are in limbo during the government shutdown.

Marlene Satter

Marlene Y. Satter has worked in and written about the financial industry for decades.

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