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Obama Visits Furloughed Federal Workers

U.S. President Barack Obama (C) helps bag sandwiches with furloughed federal workers Health and Human Services employee Chantelle Burton (L) and U.S. Census Burea employee Dolly Garcia, while they volunteer at a Martha's Table kitchen on October 14, 2013 in Washington, D.C. During a statement, Obama called on congress to end the budget stalemate and allow federal employees to return to work. T.J. Kirkpatrick-Pool, Getty Images