Key players in the shutdown debate

Published On: Dec 24 2013 08:08:37 AM CST   Updated On: Oct 01 2013 09:32:14 AM CDT

Meet the key players who determined how the latest fight over a government shutdown ended.

Marco Rubio blurb
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Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Florida -- The potential presidential candidate has been one of three senators (Cruz and Mike Lee, R-Utah, being the others) pushing to use the government shutdown debate as a way to repeal or defund the Affordable Care Act. But watch his actions and language as a shutdown nears to see if he digs in or downshifts at all.

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