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Obama Puts Republican's Shutdown Quote On Blast

"I'm quoting here, all right? Because I want to make sure people understand I didn't make this up," Obama said. He then referred to Rep. Marlin Stutzman's quote in the Washington Examiner in which Stutzman said he didn't know what the GOP was trying to get out of the shutdown.

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Jacob Fischler is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Washington, D.C.

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