Appearing on NPR's Morning Edition, President Obama said he shouldn\'t have to offer anything to avoid a government shut down. He then contradicted himself, saying no side should get 100% of what they want.
||But we're not going to accomplish those things if one party to this conversation says that the only way that they come to the table is if they get 100 percent of what they want and if they don't, they threaten to burn down the house.||”|
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Barack Obama, September 30, 2013