|by Susan Davis, USA TODAY|
House Republicans were scheduled to huddle at
Much of the health care law is already in place, including provisions that expand prescription drug discounts and allow children up to age 26 to remain on their parents' health insurance policies. Tuesday is the first day for uninsured Americans to shop for and buy health insurance policies on state websites, also called exchanges.
Obama said Monday that he is not resigned to a government shutdown and that he would speak to some members of
It is unclear what Republicans will do next. House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy, R-
The last time the government shut down was in 1995-1996 for a combined period of 28 days during budget standoffs between the Clinton administration and a
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