Dunedin Television|On Demand - Freeview|HD Channel 39 - Saturday, August 1st, 2015

Nightly interview: Robert Patman

Democrats and Republicans appear to be no closer to resolving a feud that has shut down much of the US government.

It's limped into the third day of the shut-down, with both sides digging in on the health care dispute that triggered it.

The shut-down is keeping hundreds of thousands of federal workers home and disrupting scores of government programmes.