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President Barack Obama signed a law to end the government shutdown and extend the U.S. debt limit into 2014. We examine the real cost of the shutdown and what it will take to overcome Washington dysfunction to reach a budget deal. Joining Gwen: Dan Balz, Washington Post; Charles Babington, Associated Press; Jackie Calmes, The New York Times; Jeff Zeleny, ABC News.
Major corporate funding for WASHINGTON WEEK is provided by Prudential Financial and Boeing, with additional funding from The Newman's Own Foundation, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and PBS Viewers.
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