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Government shutdown sets record as longest in U.S. history. When will it finally end?

With no end in sight, the government shutdown that began on Dec. 22 enters its fourth week and earns a spot in history as the longest sh.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 12th, 2019

Trump Signs Spending Bill, Ending Longest Government Shutdown in U.S. History

The spending bill, which President Trump signed late Friday, sets the stage for whirlwind talks to bridge deep disagreements between Democrats and Republicans on immigration policy......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJan 26th, 2019

The government shutdown is in day 28 and has shattered the record for the longest shutdown in history

Mark Wilson/Getty Images The government shutdow.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 19th, 2019

The government shutdown is in day 25 and has set the record for the longest shutdown in history

Mark Wilson/Getty Images The government .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 15th, 2019

Shutdown Breaks Record for Longest in Modern History

The partial government shutdown became the longest in modern U.S. history on Sunday as the impasse over funding for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border stretched into its 23rd day......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJan 13th, 2019

Trump Makes History: Government Shutdown Will Be Longest On Record

After House Democrats pushed thr.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 11th, 2019

Trump reportedly argued the longest government shutdown in US history helped him make his point about the US-Mexico border

Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump argued the 35-day partial government shutdown, the longest in US history, helped him make his point about the US-Mexico border, according to a New York Times report published Wednesday.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 14th, 2019

Government Shutdown Looms As Border Wall Talks Break Down, Again

File this under "Who could have seen that coming?" Just two weeks after the longest government shutdown on record, and following 48 hours of narrative-molding declarations that a border securit.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 10th, 2019

The US State Department spent $84,375 on a Bob Dylan sculpture during the government shutdown

STEPHEN MATUREN/AFP/Getty Images In the middle of what would become the longest government shutdown in US history, the State Department spent $84,375 on a sculpture by American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan. The sculpture, paid for with federal fu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 5th, 2019

Isakson backing budget reform legislation

With the longest federal government shutdown in the nation's history fresh in memory, U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., is taking another crack at reforming the budget process. Isakson and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., reintroduced bipartisan legislatio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2019

How Arizona national parks survived the longest government shutdown in U.S. history

GRAND CANYON – Waiting for the sun to rise, visitors to Grand Canyon National Park quietly stood at Mather Point. By 7:45, sunbeams pierced the low clouds to illuminate the red rocks and the sparkling snow. Despite the partial federal government .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2019

The Cost of the Shutdown

The partial government shutdown, the longest on record, caused modest harm to the economy overall but had more acute effects on individual workers and certain businesses. Here are the disparate effects, by the numbers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 29th, 2019

GSA to landlords: The post-shutdown check will soon be in the mail

The General Services Administration said Monday it will be making its rent payments on time now that the longest government shutdown on record is over — much to the relief of anxious landlords across Greater Washington and beyond. The federal governm.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 28th, 2019

White House chief of staff says Trump would consider shutting down the government again just 48 hours after ending the longest shutdown in US history

Reuters Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney appeared on "Face the Nation" on Sunday, where he said .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 27th, 2019

What you missed this weekend: The aftermath of Roger Stone, Louisiana shooting spree, and young champions

Alex Wong/Getty Images President Trump signed a temporary funding bill that ended the longest government shutdown in history, b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 27th, 2019

Presidents With the Best and Worst Relationships With Congress

The longest shutdown in U.S. history will soon be over, at least for three weeks. President Donald Trump and Congress worked out a deal after 35 days to reopen closed government agencies and pay back........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 26th, 2019

Presidents With the Best and Worst Relationships with Congress

The longest shutdown in U.S. history will soon be over, at least for three weeks. President Donald Trump and Congress worked out a deal after 35 days to reopen closed government agencies and pay back........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 25th, 2019

Wall Street ends up on shutdown deal

Wall Street ended higher on Friday after a broad-based rally, with investors heartened by news that Washington would move to temporarily end the longest U.S. government shutdown in history. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019

Wall Street advances on Washington temporary shutdown deal

Wall Street gained ground on Friday in a broad-based rally as investors were heartened by news that Washington would move to temporarily end the longest U.S. government shutdown in history......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019

Wall Street ends up on Washington shutdown deal

Wall Street ended higher on Friday after a broad-based rally, with investors heartened by news that Washington would move to temporarily end the longest U.S. government shutdown in history......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019

Wall Street gains on U.S. government shutdown compromise

Wall Street gained ground on Friday in a broad-based rally as investors were heartened by news that Washington would move to end the longest U.S. government shutdown in history......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019