Today’s Google Doodle commemorates the 123rd birthday of Yosemite National Park, eastern California’s stunning swath of granite and Sequoias visited by nearly four million annually. Too bad it won’t be open for its own party.
Guest Post New and young tech-sector businesses play an outsized role in job creation and economic growth. So the impact of a shutdown on tech could reverberate back around the economy as a whole.
Update: Looks like this won’t happen after all. The House and Senate have passed a budget extension until next Friday, and Republicans and Democrats have agreed on the framework for the full budget. Despite last-minute negotiations, it looks like a shutdown of the federal government will happen after all. And that could be bad news for companies that are in the midst of an initial public offering, or are planning for one.