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You very much are right less than 36 hours away from this possible shut down a well.
The Department of Homeland Security says that Frontline security in the Coast Guard going to be operational some of the country's most popular tourist attractions.
Will be closed revenue will be a lot out of -- at the statue of liberty where.
Tell you why Adam.
Bit light not -- may not beyond this weekend for all those tourists that are coming in New York for hopefully a nice weekend.
Yeah -- -- -- you look at the number six million tourists every year more than six million visit liberty island statue of liberty every year 101000 on average everyday only closed one day here Christmas Day.
Last time all of this was closed September 11 2001 close for a hundred days been reopened.
Bottom line is that a 127 people who work here.
Those are park service employees not only here liberty island but also Ellis Island.
They would be furloughed and then at the vendors who work here they contract the park service.
But private employees and employers I've spoken to some of them they're very upset about what could come out of Washington at midnight on Friday but beat one of the tourists I want to -- It meets Stephen shields from a list field as it was built this -- Michigan and you planned this -- it's -- issue here with a high school group 32 students.
What do you think happens all those people who plan their trips may be last summer to come here this weekend if the island closest.
Well would be a major disappointments -- one.
A lot of hard work a lot of energy is gone to a lot of excitement many people don't get to come.
All the way over to New York which is a long way for us and then it's it's it's it's great chip trip then I'd hate to see that go bad for.
What would you say to the lawmakers in Washington DC about that the real possibility that the people we see here today.
May be gone on Saturday.
I would tell them that they on the need to get their act together take care of the business that need to be -- -- and get our country Rex Ryan.
And get things move in the right direction.
Even -- thank you very much have a safe trip back to Michigan when you finish up here a -- throwback do you share all but if we do shut down some of the tourists here may.
Quote Charlton Heston from the movie planet of the apes they did -- they finally.
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