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As shutdown drags on, time to call in mediator?

Maybe it's time to call in a mediator — if there's one not on furlough. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2013

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Obama to seek opening with GOP leaders on shutdown

President Barack Obama is hosting top House Republicans to seek an opening in an impasse that has shuttered much of the government and threatens a catastrophic federal... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2013

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Poll: GOP gets the blame in the government shutdown; Obama at 37 percent approval

President Barack Obama and lawmakers must rise above their incessant bickering and do more to end the partial government shutdown, according to a poll Wednesday that... Read more »

Oct. 9, 2013

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