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Much theater, little action as Congress ponders government shutdown

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WASHINGTON — With the federal government heading toward a possible shutdown Oct. 1, one might expect Congress to be racing the clock to avert that outcome.

Not exactly. Congress tends to resolve tough problems only at the final hour.

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