By Justin Sink - 08/22/13 07:42 PM EDT
White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonoughDenis McDonoughHow Congress averted shutdown White House makes new push for young ObamaCare signups Obama: I curse more than I should MORE met with the president about the disruption, which closed the Nasdaq market for three hours, according to spokesman Josh Earnest.
Obama is in the midst of a two-day bus tour, and is traveling to Syracuse for a speech on higher education affordability.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said earlier it was monitoring efforts to get the nation's second-largest stock exchange back online. The Nasdaq lists around 3,200 different shares.