Man interviewed about US shutdown
Media playback is unsupported on your device

US shutdown: 'I'm thoroughly disgusted'

Members of the public talk about their annoyance that a deal was not agreed instead of the partial shutdown of the US government.

A midnight deadline to approve a budget passed without agreement despite a last-gasp appeal by President Barack Obama.

More than 700,000 US government workers face unpaid leave with no guarantee of back pay once the deadlock is over.

  • 01 Oct 2013
Go to next video: 'Let's talk through our differences'