Government Shutdown Enters Second Week

Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) (2ndL) speaks to the media while flanked by House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) (R), Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) (2ndR), and Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) (L) after a meeting with House Republicans at the U.S. Capitol, October 8, 2013 in Washington, DC. Democrats and Republicans are still at a stalemate on funding for the federal government as the shut down goes into eighth day.
(Oct. 7, 2013 - Source: Mark Wilson/Getty Images North America)