Government shutdown in photos (76 images)

The National Mall, monuments and nationals parks, as well as large sections of the government, are closed due to a government shut down after Congress failed to agree on a budget bill.
Updated: Oct. 16, 2013 at 10:28 PM
29 of 76
Senate Majority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) hold a press conference on the government shutdown in Washington, D.C. on October 3, 2013. UPI/Kevin Dietsch
| License Photo