Good Wednesday morning. We hope you had a great Christmas! Today we have a 30% chance of showers this afternoon into early evening. The Locke and Smith Foundation fills in for Nick Reed.

The Government Shutdown:

Thousands of government workers are still pushing through even after the government is faltering in Washington. Was the government shutdown a good idea?

Gallup Poll:

Every Gallup poll asks the question “In politics, as of today, do you consider yourself a Republican, a Democrat or an independent?” How is that question inaccurate and be skewed?