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Government shutdown enters 2nd day
Washington -- The Government Shutdown enters its second day, with no agreement made in Washington overnight.
House Republicans plan to re-introduce bills that fund certain parts of the government, including the Department of Veterans Affairs and national parks and museums. Similar bills were defeated Tuesday night by Republicans who disagree with members of their own party.
Senate Democrats say Republicans cant choose which parts of the government to keep open and which ones they do not.
Senator John McCain (R-Ariz) has tweeted links to polls that show a large majority of Americans oppose the Republican strategy of shutting down the government in an effort to block the Affordable Care Act. He says its time to move on and get a deal done.