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A U.S. Park Police officer stand guard in front of the closed Lincoln Memorial
A U.S. Park Police officer stand guard in front of the closed Lincoln Memorial (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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What The Government Shut Down Means For New Jersey

After Congress failed to compromise by a midnight deadline on Monday the federal government has started to go into shutdown mode at offices in New Jersey and across the country.

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A Capitol Hill Police officer passes by the Ohio Clock which shows the time has just passed midnight on the Senate side of the U.S. Capitol
A Capitol Hill Police officer passes by the Ohio Clock which shows the time has just passed midnight on the Senate side of the U.S. Capitol (Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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Deadline Passes for Federal Shutdown [VIDEO]

Congress plunged the nation into a partial government shutdown Tuesday as a long-running dispute over President Barack Obama's health care law stalled a temporary funding bill, forcing about 800,000 federal workers off the job and suspending most non-essential federal programs and services.

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. President Barack Obama speaks to the media about the possibility of a government shut down
President Barack Obama speaks to the media about the possibility of a government shut down (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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Obama Warns Congress Of Shutdown Effects [VIDEO]

President Barack Obama is ramping up pressure on Republicans to avoid a post-midnight government shutdown. He says a shutdown would hurt the economy and hundreds of thousands of government workers.

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Pedestrians pass the U.S. Capitol (Win McNamee, Getty Images)
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Government Moves Closer To A Shutdown [VIDEO]

Just ten hours before a threatened government shutdown, the Senate convenes this afternoon -- but leaders have made it clear that senators aren't going to accept Republican demands that a spending measure be linked with a one-year delay in implementing the rest of President Barack Obama's health care law.

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New York Stock Exchange
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Stocks Fall Sharply As US Heads Toward Shutdown

The stock market is down sharply in early trading as the U.S. federal government appears headed for a partial shutdown.

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An American flag waves outside the United States Capitol building
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Obamacare Challenge Threatens Government Shutdown

A challenge to the president's health care law has the federal government teetering on the brink of a partial shutdown.

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Congress votes on Saturday night
Congress votes on Saturday night (CSPAN)
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Shutdown Showdown Intensifies Over Obamacare Delay [VIDEO]

The White House and congressional Democrats say House approval of a delay in President Barack Obama's health care law does nothing but push the government closer to a partial shutdown in less than 48 hours.

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Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH)
Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) (Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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White House: GOP Bill ‘Reckless,’ ‘Irresponsible’

The White House says a House Republican bill that would delay a major provision of President Barack Obama's health care law is reckless and irresponsible.

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Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA)
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) (YouTube)
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Weekly Addresses: Obamacare, Debt Ceiling [VIDEO]

President President Barack Obama is asking Americans for help spreading the word about new health insurance exchanges in his weekly radio and internet address while Republicans talk about the debt ceiling.

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The Dome of the Capitol Building is seen through a skylight window from the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center
The Dome of the Capitol Building is seen through a skylight window from the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center ( Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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Shutdown Threat Puts Heat On House GOP [VIDEO]

Heat is building on balkanized Republicans, who are convening the House this weekend in hopes of preventing a government shutdown but remain under tea party pressure to battle on and use a must-do funding bill to derail all or part of President Barack Obama's health care law.

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