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Without progress on border security, Washington will either face another short-term spending fix or a Christmas shutdown for the second year in a row.
Political news site Splinter is shutting down and employees say they’re being laid off from G/O Media
G/O editorial director Paul Maidment told Splinter staff they would be redistributed across the company's other sites, but employees said otherwise.
Tens of thousands of American farmers were forced to wait for Trump’s tariff aid during the government shutdown
During the shutdown, more than 37,200 American farmers were forced to wait weeks longer than usual for tariff aid.
Public confidence in the economy rose more than expected in the US in early March, particularly among lower- and middle-class households.
The Senate Appropriations Committee released a 13-page summary of the over 1,159-page bill
Trump is reportedly ready to sign the border deal to avoid another shutdown — but is hinting at finding other ways to secure more wall funding
Trump could sign the deal to avoid a shutdown but also declare a national emergency or sign an executive order to get money for a border wall.
The tentative deal to avoid a 2nd shutdown would give Trump less than 25% of the money he wants for the wall
Lawmakers reached a provisional agreement for border-security funding on Monday evening that they hope will avert another government shutdown.
Both Democratic and Republican lawmakers are looking for ways to prevent future government shutdowns
Any fix will likely not happen before February 15 when another shutdown could happen if a deal is not reached over border security.
About $3 billion in lost GDP as a result of the partial government shutdown won't be recovered, the CBO estimated Monday in a new report.
A majority of Americans are discouraged about the state of the country, according to a recent NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.