Government Shutdown Day Three

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Barack Obama refuses to negotiate with Republicans, and GOP Rep. Marlin Stutzman admits that he doesn't know what the GOP wants. (3:34)

( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE )>> Stephen: HEY!

WELCOME TO THE REPORT,EVERYBODY, THANK YOU FOR

JOINING US.

WOW!

RIGHT HERE.

THANK YOU SO MUCH.

>> STEPHEN, STEPHEN,STEPHEN!

STEPHEN, STEPHEN, STEPHEN!

STEPHEN, STEPHEN, STEPHEN!

STEPHEN, STEPHEN!

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)>> Stephen: THANK YOU,

LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, THANKYOU.

FOLKS, WHAT YOU ARE SAYINGTO ME RIGHT NOW, YOU MAKE ME

FEEL LIKE JOSHUA AN WE'REGOING TO TEAR DOWN THE WALLS

OF INJURY COTONIGHT.

NOW NATION, IT IS DAY THREEOF THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

AND IT IS A CRITICAL MOMENTIN OUR NATION'S HISTORY.

AND NOT JUST BECAUSE YOGURTLEFT BY FURLOUGHED FEDERAL

WORKERS ARE PASSING THEIREXPIRATION DATE.

NOW IT'S ALSO BECAUSEYESTERDAY THE PRESIDENT

INVITED CONGRESSIONALLEADERS FROM BOTH SIDES TO

THE WHITE HOUSE.

>> I HAVE TO TELL YOU,SPEAKER BOEHNER JUST CAME

OUT EVEN THOUGH IT WAS ARELATIVELY LONG MEETING,

OVER AN HOUR, AND BASICALLYSAID THERE WAS NO PROGRESS.

>> BOTH SIDES EMERGING WITHNO DEAL AND NO SIGNS OF

PROGRESS.

>> NO PROGRESS BY ALLACCOUNTS.

THAT'S THE ONLY THING THATTHEY HAVE ACTUALLY AGREED

ON.

>> Stephen: THAT'S RIGHT,THE ONLY THING THEY'VE

ACTUALLY AGREED ON WAS THATTHEY MADE NO PROGRESS.

(LAUGHTER)BUT THAT AGREEMENT IS ITSELF

PROGRESS.

SO THE ONLY THING THEYAGREED ON WAS WRONG AND NOW

WE ARE HE BACK TO SQUAREONE.

NOW FOLKS, REPUBLICANS DON'TWANT TO SHUT THE GOVERNMENT

DOWN.

THEY WANT TO END THISSTALEMATE AND GET BACK TO

THE IMPORTANT WORK OFCRIPPLING THE GOVERNMENT.

(LAUGHTER)BUT PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA

REFUSES TO COMPROMISE.

>> I HAVEN'T BEEN WILLING TONEGOTIATE AND I WILL NOT

NEGOTIATE.

>> I SAID THIS BEFORE.

I'M GOING TO REPEAT IT.

THERE WILL BE NONEGOTIATIONS OVER THIS.

LET ME REPEAT.

I WILL NOT NEGOTIATE-- .

>> Stephen: HE WILL NOTNEGOTIATE?

WHEN DID THAT START?

EVIDENTLY, OBAMACARE COVEREDBALL TRANSPLANTS.

SO THE TWO PARTIES ARE AT ASTALEMATE BUT LUCKILY THE

GOP HAS ONE OF THE STALESTMATES OF ALL, INDIANA

CONGRESSMAN MAR LONGCONSTITUTESMAN.

HE TOLD THE WASHINGTONEXAMINER, QUOTE, WE'RE TO

THE GOING TO BEDISRESPECTED.

WE HAVE TO GET SOMETHING OUTOF THIS.

AND I DON'T EVEN KNOW WHATTHAT IS.

(LAUGHTER)THERE YOU HAVE IT,

MR. PRESIDENT.

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)A CLEAR SIGNAL OF WHAT OBAMA

NEEDS TO OFFER.

SOMETHING.

(LAUGHTER)JUST TELL REPUBLICANS IF

THEY AGREE TO END THISIMPASSE THEY CAN GET

WHATEVER IS IN THIS SECRETMYSTERY BOX.

I MEAN, WHAT COULD IT BE?

THE COMPLETE DISMANTLING OFOBAMACARE, THE KEYSTONE XL

PIPE-LINE OR IS IT A LOVELYDINETTE SET QURT SEE OF

PROVIDEHILL.

ACT NOW, REPUBLICANS AND THEPRESIDENT WILL THROW IN

WHATEVER IS HINE THISCURTAIN-- BEHIND THIS

CURTAIN.

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)