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4:00 pm
Tue October 8, 2013

Senator Landrieu Says Lawmakers Scrambling To End Shutdown

Senator Mary Landrieu.
Office of Senator Mary Landrieu

US Senator Mary Landrieu, D-LA, in a telephone interview from Capitol Hill.

Louisiana’s Democratic US Senator Mary Landrieu says talks are under way in the nation’s capital to end the partial government shutdown. Those behind-the-scenes discussions aren’t getting much traction.

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