U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) prepares to address protesters calling for an end to the U.S. government shut down on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 10, 2013. U.S. House of ... more 
U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) prepares to address protesters calling for an end to the U.S. government shut down on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 10, 2013. U.S. House of Representatives Republicans are considering signing on to a short-term increase in the government's borrowing authority to buy time for negotiations on broader policy measures, according to a Republican leadership aide. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) less 
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Thu, Oct 10, 2013 4:11 PM EDT