Shutdown badly damaged GOP’s 2014 standing
- 14 House races moved in Democrats’ favor since the government shutdown, according to elections forecaster Charlie Cook. source
We stand a good chance of defaulting.U.S. President Obama says on the government shutdown and debt ceiling negotiations between Democrat and Republican parties.
I’m very optimistic that we will reach an agreement that’s reasonable in nature this week to reopen the government, pay the nation’s bills, and begin long-term negotiation to put our country on sound fiscal footing.U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says Monday on talks to solve the government shutdown and debt ceiling crisis in Washington D.C.
Here’s a few laughs on the government shutdown: NBC’s Saturday Night Live performed a “Gravity” skit on the NASA shutdown in the U.S. October 12th. Also, the Statue of Liberty is about to reopen after a new deal approved the move.