With no end in sight to the government shutdown, NBC's Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro look at the cost to federal agencies being impacted, including ones handling national security like the CIA and FBI.
NBC's Domenico Montanaro looks at the day in politics, including whether the government will shutdown at midnight. There's a chance a crisis can be averted temporarily but there's not much time to figure it out.
NBC's Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro preview the next eight busy days, from President Obama at the United Nations to the potential for a government shutdown, the debt ceiling, and implementing health-care exchanges.
With less than two weeks before the federal government is scheduled to run out of funding, NBC's Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro report on House Speaker John Boehner's, R-Ohio, lose-lose situation in the effort to defund the president's health care law with the risk of a government shutdown looming.
It is not only President Obama who seems to have hit a rough patch, NBC's Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro report the House Republicans have too and it could increase the chance of a government shutdown.
NBC's Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro discuss President Obama's roadmap he outlined Monday on this fall's fiscal fights and budget clashes, a speech that was overshadowed by the tragic shooting the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C.
With Secretary of State John Kerry in Geneva to reach a diplomatic solution to Syria's chemical weapons, Congress returns to domestic politics, and the GOP is still divided over funding the government and the implementation of President Obama's health care law. NBC's Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro discuss.
NBC's Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro discuss President Obama's address Tuesday evening, dubbing it a tale of two speeches—while it laid out President Obama's case for the use of limited force in Syria, it also acknowledged a potential diplomatic path where Syria would hand over their chemical weapons.
President Obama prepares to head to Russia for the G20 Leaders Summit, a country that opposes any U.S. intervention in Syria as the conflict in that country continues, NBC's Mark Murray and Domenico Montanaro report.