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November 1, 2013

Morning Memo: GOP to blame for shutdown; Watt won’t withdraw his name

National Research’s latest poll for the conservative Civitas Institute asked who’s to fault for the government shutdown? Active registered voters in North Carolina say the GOP. 42 percent blame the Republican Congress for the federal shutdown while 31 percent blame President Barack Obama and Democrats.

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