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The government shutdown is keeping seasonal craft beers off the shelves

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The federal government shutdown has impacted the nation in a variety of ways, but here's one you might not have heard about: beer.

The reason is fairly simple: breweries need to have new beers' ingredients and labels federally approved before introducing them to the drinking public.

That hiccup, only compounded by the changing season, may soon be felt at Marshall Brewing Company in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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