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Tue October 8, 2013
Politics

Shutdown Stalemate Continues In Dueling Press Conferences

Originally published on Tue October 8, 2013 7:24 pm

House Republicans had a closed door meeting this morning, and emerged with the same talking point they've used all week: They just want to negotiate with the president. President Obama quickly gave his response: He will not negotiate over the government shutdown or the debt ceiling.