A US Parks Policeman walks among tourists flocking to the Lincoln Memorial, in Washington, September 29, 2013, as a possible government shutdown looms in two days. A bitter bi-partisan battle between ... more 
A US Parks Policeman walks among tourists flocking to the Lincoln Memorial, in Washington, September 29, 2013, as a possible government shutdown looms in two days. A bitter bi-partisan battle between Republican members of the House and President Barack Obama on government funding and Obamacare remains unresolved and without agreement, the government faces its first shutdown in 17 years, closing U.S. parks, monuments and government offices, but police and security will remain on the job. REUTERS/Mike Theiler (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS) less 
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Reuters | Photo By MIKE THEILER / REUTERS
Sun, Sep 29, 2013 2:39 PM EDT