Government shutdown

Trump to move forward with SOTU despite Democrats' pushback

15 seconds ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   2 articles

Democrats have urged to delay his annual State of the Union until the ongoing partial government shutdown ends.
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Trading filling out federal paperwork for handing out homework during shutdown

Trading filling out federal paperwork for handing out homework during shutdown

17 seconds ago   |   KCCI

"I really needed something that felt like I had a purpose to get up and get my mind off of hearing all the news," the federal worker said.
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Senate leaders announce bipartisan deal that could end Trump shutdown this week: 'Now there's a way'

4 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

The longest government shutdown in U.S. history could come to an end this week. The Senate will vote on two separate bills Thursday that would finally reopen the government...
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‘Our Enemies Know They Can Run Freely': FBI Agents Paint Grim Consequences of Government Shutdown

6 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

The fears expressed by many of the FBI agents could be summed up by one sentence: “The fear is our enemies know they can run freely.”
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Government Shutdown Coming to an End? McConnell, Schumer Reach Deal to Vote on Opposing Spending Bills

6 minutes ago   |   Newsweek   |   2 articles

Both measures will need 60 votes in order to advance, and it is unclear whether either one will muster enough support.
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As government shutdown enters 5th week, museums, zoos, businesses offer deals for workers

6 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

As the federal government shutdown enters its fifth week , Chicago area institutions and businesses are offering discounts to workers whose wallets have been affected. The...
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Congress Returns To Washington As Shutdown Continues With No New Talks

12 minutes ago   |   NPR

After President Trump offered temporary protections for some immigrants in the country illegally in return for $5.7 billion for a border wall Democrats rejected it.
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Steny Hoyer on Border Wall Trump Government Shutdown: Physical Barriers The Solution But Hostages Taken

18 minutes ago   |   FOX News

The number-two Democrat in the House told Neil Cavuto on "Your World" Tuesday that "physical barriers are part of the solution" to border security, but said President Trump was...
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‘Give Trump the money,' Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson says as shutdown drags on

18 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

The Minnesota Democrat said in a radio interview Tuesday that his party should agree to President Trump's demands to fund a border wall.
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New Mexico governor appoints taxation secretary

20 minutes ago   |   Miami Herald

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham is appointing a public finance expert with lengthy experience in state and local government to lead the New Mexico's taxation agency and companion...
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White House Moves Forward With State Of The Union Plans After Pelosi Urged Delay

White House Moves Forward With State Of The Union Plans After Pelosi Urged Delay

It's unclear whether House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will allow the president to address Congress amid the government shutdown. Trump was originally invited by the speaker to make... Read more ...

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Trump, chaperones support Covington Catholic students. School closed Tuesday

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