POLITICS 10/15/2013 08:14 am ET | Updated Oct 15, 2013 Government Shutdown Enters Third Week (LATEST UPDATES) The Huffington Post AP 4.4k 3.9k The government shutdown is entering week three as lawmakers continue to debate a deal on spending. Also looming is a Thursday deadline on raising the debt ceiling. Below, the latest updates on the shutdown: Do you have information you want to share with HuffPost? Here’s how. Suggest a correction Paige Lavender Senior Politics Editor, The Huffington Post MORE: Us Government Shutdown Government Shutdown Updates Federal Government Shutdown Default Government Shutdown Subscribe to the Politics email. How will Trump’s administration impact you?