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#Government shutdown

Cash-strapped federal workers flock to food banks amid US government shutdown
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# Shutdown

Cash-strapped federal workers flock to food banks amid US government shutdown

Jan 16th 2019, 7:59 PM 19,166 Views 33 Comments

There was no sign early today of a breakthrough in the showdown between Trump and Democrats in Congress.

US House approves measures in attempt to end government shutdown
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# Shutdown

US House approves measures in attempt to end government shutdown

Jan 4th 2019, 7:04 AM 15,884 Views 53 Comments

The bills that passed the House contain no funding for a border wall demanded by Trump.

Christmas shutdown for the US government with Trump painted as the 'Grinch who stole the deal'
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# Not Impressed

Christmas shutdown for the US government with Trump painted as the 'Grinch who stole the deal'

Dec 22nd 2018, 7:43 AM 28,773 Views 76 Comments

Around 800,000 federal employees may be forced to ditch work or work without pay ahead of Christmas.

US Congress passes spending bill to end government shutdown
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# United States

US Congress passes spending bill to end government shutdown

Feb 9th 2018, 11:00 AM 16,847 Views 35 Comments

The government shutdown did not last too long.

Explainer: Why everyone is arguing about Planned Parenthood in America
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# Deep Divisions

Explainer: Why everyone is arguing about Planned Parenthood in America

Aug 9th 2015, 10:00 PM 34,884 Views 146 Comments

And how a series of videos could end up shutting down the entire US government.

Column: Debt ceiling, government shutdown: what is the future of American democracy?
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# Opinion

Column: Debt ceiling, government shutdown: what is the future of American democracy?

Oct 21st 2013, 7:15 AM 31 Views 41 Comments

The world breathed a collective sigh of relief when an eleventh hour deal ended the US government shutdown – but it only fully funds the government until January, writes Larry Donnelly.

5 of the best internet responses to the US government shutdown
# On/off Again
# On/off Again

5 of the best internet responses to the US government shutdown

Oct 8th 2013, 5:10 PM 4,500 Views 2 Comments

Sure g’wan, close down the country, no biggie.

Here's how one American newspaper reacted to the government shutdown
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# Diabolical

Here's how one American newspaper reacted to the government shutdown

Oct 1st 2013, 11:28 PM 17,115 Views 41 Comments

“They get paid while the nation suffers.”

Massive spending cuts likely after US 'super-committee' collapses without deal
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# Barack Obama

Massive spending cuts likely after US 'super-committee' collapses without deal

Nov 22nd 2011, 9:26 AM 1,062 Views 11 Comments

The bipartisan committee set up as part of the deal to avert a government shutdown as failed to reach a deal on cutting spending.