State governments commonly have late budgets. Why? And how are these budget crises resolved?
Stanford professor Gary Cox argues that government shutdowns may be worth it.
As the government shutdown, Republican members of Congress were tweeting about #obamacare and the House, while Democrats were tweeting about the #gopshutdown.
Politics is pretty crazy in other countries too. So, why don't they have government shutdowns?
Amid the shutdown stand-off, both parties need to realize that elections aren't blank checks for the winner's policy agenda.