The federal government shut down earlier this week. Whether you see the shutdown that started Tuesday as a tantrum over the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, or a patriotic move to protect America, hundreds of thousands of government workers were told to stay home without pay, and a broad range of services were abruptly halted. Well-positioned to evaluate both the impact of the shutdown and what isn’t happening during this dangerous game of political one-upmanship is Simon Greer, president and CEO of the Nathan Cummings Foundation. Tune in to hear Mr. Greer, a long-time labor and community organizer, discuss with Welton what the shutdown means for working Americans.

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