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Reporter on budget impasse: Can’t you lock them in a room?

Reporter on budget impasse: Can’t you lock them in a room?

President Obama and congressional leaders said talks Friday to avert across-the-board automatic spending cuts failed. During a press conference, one reporter asked Obama why he can't just put congressional leaders in a room and keep them there.

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Reporter on budget impasse: Can’t you lock them in a room?

President Obama and congressional leaders said talks Friday to avert across-the-board automatic spending cuts failed. During a press conference, one reporter asked Obama why he can't just put congressional leaders in a room and keep them there.