Posted by Eversheds Sutherland Coop Law
on Oct 1, 2013 in Legislative & Politics
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Coops could feel the pinch of the federal government’s shutdown because agencies responsible for transmission and distribution could close until Congress successfully enacts a stopgap or long-term spending bill. Generally, only those services deemed “essential” by federal officials will remain open. One of the services affected will be the Rural Utilities Service, which will...