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Wednesday, Oct 2
Obama: No negotiations while government is shut
- An "exasperated" President Obama tells CNBC there will be no negotiations on Republican demands as long as the government stays closed. "Negotiations now would lead to more demands ... I have bent over backwards to deal with the Republican party."
- It sounds like a lot got accomplished at those White House meetings today.
- S&P 500 (SPY) futures have fallen nearly 4 points since the 4 PM close of stock trading.
- S&P 500 ETFs: IVV, SPY, VOO, RWL, SFLA, SSO, UPRO, SDS, SPXU, SH, EPS, RSP, BXUB, BXUC, BXDB.