Public V. Private Sector: Who's Compensated More?

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Wis. Lawmaker Discusses Labor Legislation

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Democratic Governors Visit White House

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Public Sector Unions: Who Do They Really Serve?

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Budget experts say it's unlikely that Social Security and veterans checks would stop coming during a government shutdown. Bradley C Bower/AP hide caption

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The Feds Are Prepared For A Shutdown. Are You?

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U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada (left), shown earlier this month, and former House Minority Leader Richard Gephardt (D-MO), pictured on Jan. 4, 1996, speak with the media about the policies related to government shutdowns. Alex Wong/Getty Images (left)/Ron Edmonds/AP (right) hide caption

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Analysts Say A Government Shutdown Is No Joke

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Government Shut Down: A Threat To Social Security?

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Obama Administration Faces Tough Choices On Libya

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