President Barack Obama has called House Speaker John Boehner to urge a vote that would allow the Government to borrow more money. But Boehner's Office reiterated in the call that Obama won't negotiate on the Government Shutdown or on raising the debt limit. The White House says Obama is willing to negotiate on topics including his health care law, After the threats of Government Shutdown and Default have been removed.
One of the Victims of the Federal Budget Slowdown has Impacted the search for new cases of missing and abducted children.
A Half Scale Model of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial has been brought to Washington because of the Government Shutdown.