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Lawmakers will Try again to End the Government Shutdowni
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October 14, 2013
U.S. lawmakers are meeting Monday, despite a federal holiday, as they work to resolve a two-pronged fiscal fight over the partially-closed government and a looming deadline for making sure the nation can pay its debts. VOA's Richard Green has more on the political crisis that has paralyzed Washington -- and pushed the world economy to the brink of another recession.

Lawmakers will Try again to End the Government Shutdown

Published October 14, 2013

U.S. lawmakers are meeting Monday, despite a federal holiday, as they work to resolve a two-pronged fiscal fight over the partially-closed government and a looming deadline for making sure the nation can pay its debts. VOA's Richard Green has more on the political crisis that has paralyzed Washington -- and pushed the world economy to the brink of another recession.