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At least 35,000 Texans with federal jobs aren’t being paid because of the shutdown

The partial federal shutdown could come to a head Friday, when tens of thousands of Texas federal workers will miss their paychecks. Meanwhile, officials also worry about small businesses who rely on federal contracts.

U.S. federal government employees, contract workers and other demonstrators march during a “Rally to End the Shutdown” in Washington, D.C. on January 10, 2019.

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