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PBS NewsHour | As Shutdown Deadline Nears, Lawmakers 'Can't Agree What They Disagree On' | PBS

Duration: 15:08
Program: PBS NewsHour #10001
Broadcast Date: Apr. 7, 2011

For the third time in three days, President Obama met with congressional leaders but failed to reach a budget agreement to avoid a government shutdown. Jim Lehrer talks to The Wall Street Journal's Naftali Bendavid and Washington Post's Ed O'Keefe about continuing budget brinksmanship that has Democrats and Republicans worried.

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Post Date: April 8, 2011