How other governments avoid shutdowns and women's rights in Mexico

October 7, 2013

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A US Park Police officer watches at left as a National Park Service employee posts a sign on a barricade closing access to the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013.

Chicagoan Jason Prell thinks we need to adopt a system more like Australia's in order to avoid future government shutdowns. We'll find out why.  We'll also take a look at what Mexico's only women's fund is doing to combat gender inequity in the country.