President says shutdown will 'throw wrench' into economy

President says shutdown will 'throw wrench' into economy

September 30, 2013 Updated Sep 30, 2013 at 5:13 PM EST

President Barack Obama is ramping up pressure on Republicans to avoid a post-midnight government shutdown. He says a shutdown would hurt the economy and hundreds of thousands of government workers.

Watch the video below to hear more of the President's remarks.

 

 

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