Stock markets are closing lower and lower as the government remains shutdown. Brown argues that a greater fall in stock prices may be the wake-up call Washington needs. The market needs to scare congress straight before Washington will get serious about finalizing a budget plan and re-open the government.
Women with pink hats and signs begin to gather early and are set to make their voices heard on the first full day of Donald Trump's presidency on Saturday in Washington. Organizers of the Women's March on Washington expect more than 200,000 people to attend the gathering. More protests are expected in other US cities.