As the partial government shutdown enters its sixth day with hundreds of thousands of people without pay, people have continued to share their “#ShutdownStories” on Twitter. The stories of federal employees struggling to make ends meet include even having to return their holiday gifts to pay bills.
Trump claimed this morning, without any evidence, that most of the people not getting paid were “democrats”.
Below are just some of the many tweets people are sending to Trump asking him to read these stories.
The partial government shutdown was caused by Trump and Congress’ battles over Trump’s $5 billion funding demand for a wall at the Mexican US border.