Oct. 4 - The U.S. government shutdown sparks a partisan blame game in Washington with politicians on both sides of the aisle blaming each other for the impasse. Display (no reporter narration).
The U.S. government shutdown has caused furloughs for as many as 1 million federal employees, the closure of national museums, parks and more. But politicians are still a long way apart from forging an agreement that might resolve the impasse over healthcare, spending, and the budget. And while the politicians argue, one tourist from Wisconsin calls for compromise.