Government Shutdown Forces Closures In Nation's Capitol

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A U.S. Park Police officer tells tourist to leave the closing Martin... News PhotoClosing,Government,Horizontal,Leaving,Martin Luther King Jr.,Memorial,Police Force,Politics,Tourist,USA,War Memorial,Washington DC,World War II MemorialPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesWASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 01: A U.S. Park Police officer tells tourist to leave the closing Martin Luther King (MLK) Memorial on the National Mall October 1, 2013 in Washington, DC. The National Mall and all monuments and large sections of the government are closed due to the government shutdown after Congress failed to agree on a federal budget for the first time in 17 years. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)