Frustration over US debt limit impasse

Washington residents dress as clowns to voice their objections.

    Some Washington residents want the US Congress to stop "playing politics" and arguing about raising the debt limit, while they remain unemployed.

    They are walking the halls of congress dressed as clowns to prove their point.

    Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Capitol Hill.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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