Mayoral candidate John Cranley says he
would reject an endorsement from the Coalition Opposed to Additional
Spending and Taxes (COAST), a conservative group formed in 1999 with a
history of anti-LGBT causes.
Once government shutdowns started becoming somewhat of a
regular occurrence (there have been 17 shutdowns since 1977), somewhere a
group of people in suits decided to make calls on what they consider
“essential” and “non-essential” federal government services.