Democratic congressional leaders answered reporters' questions following their meeting with the President Bush. The president had told the leaders he would veto the budget resolution and begin shutting down the government.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Thomas "Tom" S. Foley U.S. Representative [D] Washington
- Richard A. Gephardt U.S. Representative [D] Missouri
- George J. Mitchell U.S. Senator [D] Maine
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