Government | House Republicans offer compromises and meet with the president while facing poll numbers showing Democrats winning the blame game
by Edward Lee Pitts
Posted 10/11/13, 08:02 am
WASHINGTON—A White House meeting between President Barack Obama and House Republicans Thursday night ended with no deal on the government shutdown or the debt ceiling.
But a day that began with the GOP offering a concession and ended with both sides sitting across the table from one another had some predicting that the 10-day-old partial shutdown could be nearing its end.