It's day three of the government shutdown and two members of Congress, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee and Rep. Mike Kelly join hosts Stephanie Cutter and Newt Gingrich in the Crossfire.
Jackson Lee, a Democrat, wants the government reopened with no strings attached, while Republican Mike Kelly wants the president to negotiate.
Join the debate by voting on today's question: Should President Obama cancel his entire Asia trip due to the government shutdown? You can also tweet your response using #Crossfire.
Author, documentary filmmaker, historian, Speaker of the House (1995-1999), and 2012 Republican presidential candidate
Fmr. Obama Deputy Campaign Mgr. and W.H. Sr. Adviser, founder of Precision Strategies, fmr. Sr. Adviser to Maj. Leader Reid and Sen. Kennedy
Conservative columnist for New York Daily News, contributing editor at Townhall Magazine, commentator and author
Former Special Adviser for Green Jobs under President Obama, co-founder of Rebuild the Dream, author and attorney
Crossfire hosted by Newt Gingrich, Stephanie Cutter, SE Cupp, and Van Jones airs weeknights at 6:30 pm ET on CNN.
The classic debate program resembles the show's original format with passionate conversation and focus on topical events on the day. The daily, 30-minute program features two hosts and guests each night, discussing a range of issues from all sides of the political and cultural spectrum. In addition to the weekday show the Crossfire co-hosts appear across the network's programming.