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Surprise! Americans miss their government

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Rachel Maddow explains why Americans are more angry about the current government shutdown than they were about the one in 1995, and wonders if the shutdown will foster a new appreciation for government. Former Congressman Barney Frank joins.

Surprise! Americans miss their government

Updated