U.S. Government Shuttered With No Quick End Seen Amid Discord

U.S. Government Shuttered With No Quick End Seen Amid Discord

Robin Zielinski/The Las Cruces Sun-News via AP Photo

U.S. Post Office letter carrier Jacob Ribald looks into the window of the Bureau of Land Management office on Oct. 1, 2013 in Las Cruces, N.M. "I have a lot of mail for them," said Ribald, "at least I tried, right?" The door is locked and a sign is posted saying that the site is closed because of the government shutdown.