Updated: 10/15/2013 8:05 PM
Created: 10/15/2013 4:47 PM WHEC.com
By: Associated Press
After saying there would be a vote tonight, House Speaker John Boehner and the GOP leadership have pulled legislation to avert a default and end the government shutdown.
It's not clear why the scheduled vote collapsed.
Hours earlier in the Senate, Maryland's Barbara Mikulksi warned that the U.S. is "33 hours away from becoming a deadbeat nation."
In New York, the Fitch rating agency warned today that it was reviewing the government's AAA credit rating for a possible downgrade.