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Shutdown Set to Eclipse Longest in Modern History

The partial government shutdown has matched the longest in modern U.S. history, an impasse of 21 days under President Bill Clinton......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJan 12th, 2019

Government Shutdown Is Now Longest In Modern History As Dems Party In Puerto Rico

The partial government shutdown, now in its 23rd day, is officially the longest in modern US history as the impasse over funding for Trump's southern borde.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 13th, 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 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

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

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

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

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

Trump Announces a Deal Has Been Reached to End the Government Shutdown

The deal comes on the 35th day of the shutdown, the longest in U.S. history. President Donald Trump said Friday that the administration and Congress reached a deal to reopen the government after 35 days, the .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 25th, 2019

A Short-Term Government Shutdown Deal Reportedly Reached

President Donald Trump is scheduled to speak in the Rose Garden Friday about what several outlets are reporting is a tentative deal to temporarily reopen the federal government and end, for now, the longest government shutdown in U.S. history. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 25th, 2019

Stocks up on hopes of U.S. shutdown end, yields follow

Wall Street indexes rallied and bond yields followed stocks higher on Friday on hopes U.S. lawmakers would reach an agreement to end the longest government shutdown in history......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019

U.S. fund managers play defense during shutdown

U.S. fund managers are retreating from consumer-related stocks and increasing exposure to loan-focused companies as investors worry the U.S. government shutdown - now the longest in U.S. history - may leave some deep scars on the economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019

Earnings lift Wall Street

Wall Street ended slightly higher on Wednesday after a spate of upbeat earnings reports, but lingering concerns about trade tensions and the longest federal government shutdown in U.S. history limited the advance. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 23rd, 2019