U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) (L) address reporters at a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington October 2, 2013. U.S. President Barack ... more 
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) (L) address reporters at a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington October 2, 2013. U.S. President Barack Obama scrapped part of a long-planned trip to Asia and planned to meet with congressional leaders on Wednesday as a U.S. government shutdown entered a second day with no end in sight. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) less 
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