Amber Alerts are put out by the Department of Justice, and alert the public when a child is abducted or goes missing. This way, people around the country can be on the lookout for missing children. It is a very important federal program, but the Obama administration has stopped the alerts due to the partial government shutdown.

Here is what currently shows up at the Amber Alert website:


It is unfortunate that Obama has chosen to shut down the Amber Alert program — one can’t help but think there are political motivations behind the decision to shut down the program.

Despite shutting down Amber Alerts, Obama has made no sacrifices to his own comfort – all of his personal chefs are still working, and his presidential golf course is still open.

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