In the end, he called on the government to direct the Situation as quickly as possible back to normal: "It's time for our leaders to end on both sides of politics to come together and finish the budget freeze".
He added: "And we thank our fellow citizens who are supporting them".
Secret Service agents, charged with protecting current and former presidents and their families, have remained on duty throughout the shutdown - but the stress of working without pay has hit many of them hard.
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The position is for an "experienced data integration architect" to work as part of Derby's data and football analysis teams. During the course of that press conference, Bielsa also admitted to "spying" on every team in the league.
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Oh, and I forgot to mention that the Reds pitching coach, Derek Johnson, was Gray's pitching coach back at Vanderbilt. Gray and the Yankees settled on a $7.5 million, one-year contract on January 11 that avoided salary arbitration.
Consequently, a government shutdown has been in effect since funding expired on December 21.
The former president posted a photo of his delivery on Instagram, and urged leaders on both sides of the political aisle to set aside their differences and end the shutdown.
The partial shutdown has sparked protests across the USA, with it affecting a range of tourist attractions and government services from national parks to domestic violence shelters. As the shutdown - which is the longest in modern history - approaches the month-long benchmark, it's unclear how this will end.