Amidst Government Shutdown, WWII Vets Tear Down Memorial Barricade :07

Today, the United States government partially shut down due to a battle over the Affordable Care Act law. This led to the temporary closure of federal parks and memorials. In Washington D.C., a group of WWII veterans tore down a barricade around the World War II memorial. Here is short footage of the current scene. 

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