Will Obama Travel During Shutdown?

wochit politics
September 30, 2013 AT 11:59 AM
President Obama has an Asia trip set for next week; will a government shutdown interfere? Obama is scheduled to leave Saturday Oct 5', on a week-long trip to Indonesia, Brunei, Malaysia, and the Philippines, a journey that includes a pair of economic summits with Asian nations. The White House says the trip is still on, and Obama is eager to go.