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October 9, 2013 at 6:00 AM

EU ambassador surprised by shutdown over Obamacare

A European perspective on the shutdown On Tuesday, our editorial board met with Joao Vale de Almeida, the first European Union Ambassador to the United States. On tour to promote U.S.-European relations, he expressed surprise House Republican leaders are holding a vote on a federal budget hostage unless Obamacare is repealed. “People in Europe sometimes have…


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