by Tyler Durden
It’s 12:01am, do you know where your government is?
*WHITE HOUSE BUDGET OFFICE DIRECTS AGENCIES TO BEGIN SHUTDOWN
*U.S. GOVERNMENT SHUTS DOWN FOR FIRST TIME IN 17 YEARS
The last government shutdown lasted 21 days, from December 1996 to January 1997, and cost the administration of US President Bill Clinton cost an estimated $2 billion, according to the White House’s Office of Management and Budget.
S&P Futures are 1677, 10Y yield 2.65%, WTI $101.96, Gold $1329.00 – let’s see where we open tomorrow…
Full White House Statement below… and 10 ways the government shutdown could hurt America