The Shutdown Reveals Just How Automated Our Government Already Is


The Shutdown Reveals Just How Automated Our Government Already Is

If you call the White House right now, thanks to the government shutdown, you’ll be treated to an automated message: “We apologize but due to the lapse in federal funding, we are unable to take your call. Once funding has been restored, our operations will resume.” The switchboard operators, like so many federal…

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Tags: Science, Labor, White House, Automaton

Source:  https://gizmodo.com/the-shutdown-reveals-just-how-automated-our-government-1831671311




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