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Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013

To listen to WTOP’s interviews about the government shutdown, head to WTOP’s live blog.

11:30 a.m. – Jill Schlesinger, CBS business analyst


Financial advice for federal workers during the shutdown.

8:40 p.m. – WTOP’s Paula Wolfson on Obamacare rollout


Glitches and next steps

4:10 p.m. David Nather, senior policy reporter for POLITICO


Glitches, heavy traffic on the opening day for the new health care exchanges

Read more about the Affordable Care Act from Politico: Obamacare Guide

Is Twitter facilitating crime?


WTOP’s Veronica Robinson reports.

Related link: Twitter: The new face of crime

12:50 p.m. – Dave Ross, commentator


Our beloved House of Refu-sentatives

11:10 a.m. – Kim Langford, contributing editor for Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine


How will the Affordable Care Act change your health care coverage moving forward?

D.C.-area commuters among those who see longest trip to work


WTOP’s Megan Cloherty reports.

Related link: New York, D.C.-area workers face longest commutes

Montgomery County officials aims to reduce heroin problem in area


WTOP’s Kate Ryan reports.

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