File - In this Jan. 10, 2011 file photo Iowa Republican Speaker of the House Kraig Paulsen greets former Democratic Iowa House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on the House floor during the day of the ... more 
File - In this Jan. 10, 2011 file photo Iowa Republican Speaker of the House Kraig Paulsen greets former Democratic Iowa House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on the House floor during the day of the Iowa Legislature in Des Moines, Iowa. While the recent federal government shutdown was the perfect example of split-party gridlock in Washington, in other parts of the country opposing parties are actually working together. We chose to govern here in Iowa and compromise, says McCarthy. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File) less 
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