Shutdown fight turns to GOP’s ‘piece meal’ spending plan

Shutdown fight turns to GOP’s ‘piece meal’ spending plan

House Majority Leader Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Va., left, and House Majority Whip Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., rear center, look on as Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, pauses during a news conference on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 in Washington. Congress was unable to reach a midnight deadline to keep the government funded, triggering the first government shutdown in more than 17 years. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Congressional Republicans move to a new strategy to keep the federal government open by passing one spending bill at a time to pay America’s bills. Heritage Foundation policy analyst and author, Hans von Spakovsky, talks to John Carlson about the latest political spending decisions.