Government Shutdown Enters 11th Day

In This Photo: John Boehner
Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) (3rd L) pauses to pose for a photograph with tourists in Statuary Hall during the 11th day of the federal government partial shutdown at the U.S. Capitol October 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. On Thursday Boehner and the House Republicans offered to raise the federal debt limit for six week to begin budget negotiations with the Senate Democrats and the White House. Democrats say the deal is a starting point for negotiations but have not embraced the offer because it doesn't end the partial shutdown of the federal government but.
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