Shutdown Already Weighing on Low-Income Americans
(NEW YORK) -- The federal government's partial shutdown is only days old, but lower-income families have already been pinched by the "lapse of funding." Here are some of the at-risk programs:
1. WIC - Funding for the supplemental nutrition program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) halted Monday night, as congressional Democrats and Republicans could not reach a budget resolution.