The recently passed tax reform law has been touted as putting billions of dollars back into the pockets of individual taxpayers, in addition to giving corporations tax relief that will help them create more economic growth.
The least consequential government shutdown we can recall may be near a resolution. All of the tiresome partisan fingerpointing and blame shifting aside, there are a few items to recall about shutdowns, none of them good:
There are many things schools should do, and do well: teaching children to read, write, to solve equations. There are some things schools absolutely should not do, which includes banning best friends.
Wait, what? Schools are trying to stamp out best friends? Why on earth would they do such a thing?