October 1st, 2013
08:50 PM ET

Lawmakers behind government shutdown slam closed WWII Memorial

Bus loads of veterans broke past barricades to the World War Two memorial Tuesday - closed because of the government shutdown.

Members of Congress were on site, saying the vets deserved entry - the same members of Congress who let the government shut down in the first place.

CNN's Chris Lawrence is OutFront with the story.

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