Gabfest Extra: Shutdown Day 9, with Plotz and Weigel.

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Oct. 9 2013 6:40 PM

Gabfest Extra: Day 9, Glimmers of Hope?

Plotz and Weigel on signs of movement in the budget/debt ceiling showdown.

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Welcome to Gabfest Extra, a short, nightly podcast tracking the ups and downs of the budget standoff between President Obama and the GOP.

You can write us at gabfest@slate.com. (Email may be quoted by name unless the writer stipulates otherwise.)

Podcast production by Mike Vuolo and Andy Bowers.

David Plotz is Slate's editor at large. He's the author of The Genius Factory and Good Book.

David Weigel is a Slate political reporter. 

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