PBS NewsHour

Monday, October 7, 2013

10/07/2013 | 54m 28s | Video has closed captioning.

On the program tonight, the government shutdown reaches its seventh day. We take a look behind the scenes of Congress to learn what's happening as lawmakers hunker down. Also: what's on the docket at the Supreme Court, fallout from the weekend U.S. military raids in North Africa, setbacks in the eradication of Polio in Pakistan and the state of America's social safety net.

Aired: 10/07/13

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

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