Ten of the Best Quotes From the Shutdown

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  • House Speaker John Boehner
  • Grover Norquist
  • 060313 politics john mccain
  • Willem Buiter
  • Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
  • Yes, They Said That
  • Senate Chaplain Barry Black
  • Rep. Marlin Stutzman
  • Rep. Michele Bachmann
  • President Obama
  • Rep. Jim Himes

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid

"With a bully, you cannot let them slap you around because today they slap you five or six times," Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nevada) told reporters at an Oct. 2 press conference. "Tomorrow it's seven or eight times. We are not going to be bullied."

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