Janet Yellen says a government shutdown could risk tipping the U.S. into a recession


Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen speaks at an event on the one-year launch of the Pandemic Fund, in New York City on Sept. 19.

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is sounding the alarm about the damage a government shutdown could do to the U.S. economy. “It’s really reckless and will impose immediate harm,” Yellen told NPR.

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