There was no sign of relief on Wednesday for 800,000 federal workers going without pay because of the partial government shutdown as the U.S. Senate scheduled votes on competing proposals facing steep.. Reuters India - Published
White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders tells reporters that President Donald Trump, 'is the only one in this process who is actually trying to help people' as the Senate shifts closer to resolving a..
As the partial government shutdown enters day 33, CBS News business analyst Jill Schlesinger joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the economics of the shutdown. The stalemate over President Trump's.. CBS News - Published
More than a month into the government shutdown, an Arizona lawmaker has proposed a novel idea for funding a U.S-Mexico border wall: charge state residents $20 to watch online porn. Republican Rep. Gail.. geek.com - Published
If House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif, and congressional Democrats continue to play hardball during the partial government shutdown -- as President Donald Trump and the GOP continue to propose.. FOXNews.com - Published
U.S. President Donald Trump has been fighting to build a barrier along the southern border with Mexico — a battle that has plunged the federal government into the longest shutdown in the nation's.. CBC.ca - Published
Thousands of parents and children cross the U.S.-Mexico border monthly, an increasing wave of migration that is vastly straining government resources ill-equipped to manage the crush of families. (Jan... USATODAY.com - Published Also reported by •Japan Today •New Zealand Herald •Seattle Times
The latest government shutdown hinges on a single issue: border wall funding. But as Congress grows more divided and compromise becomes increasingly scarce, lawmakers may increasingly turn to shutdowns.. Christian Science Monitor - Published
Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell laid the groundwork for a vote on Thursday on a Democratic proposal to fund the government for three weeks, without attaching the $5.7 billion in.. DNA - Published Also reported by •FXstreet.com
Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren visited Puerto Rico on Tuesday as she considers a run for president, promising to help rebuild the island from Hurricane Maria and support laws that would offer the.. FOXNews.com - Published
Watch VideoThe partial government shutdown could come to an end if lawmakers agree to President Donald Trump's proposal later this week.
On Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said a.. Newsy - Published
As federal employees continue to work without pay, Senate Republicans are expected to vote on the president's latest proposal. It includes $5.7 billion in border wall funding in exchange for.. CBS News - Published
An Arizona Congresswoman introduced a bill to the House yesterday that, if passed, would fund President Trump‘s border wall — at least in Arizona. Introduced by Republican Rep. Gail Griffin, HB.. The Next Web - Published
The Senate will vote Thursday on two bills that would end the government shutdown: one would fully fund President Trump's border wall and another that will fund the closed agencies through Feb. 8. MailOnline - Published
Democrats say they won't accept Trump's offer of three-year protections for those under DACA and TPS in exchange for full-funding of his border wall. Republicans say Democrats should accept the offer. NPR - Published
· The government shutdown is in day 32.
· President Donald Trump has continued to demand $5.7 billion for a portion of the long-promised wall along the US-Mexico border, but Democrats are not.. Business Insider - Published
The Trump administration said on Tuesday it is exploring ways to keep providing food assistance to America's poor if a partial government shutdown continues much longer, and urged lawmakers to end the.. Reuters - Published