Government Shutdown

US Capitol
Dreamstime
December 27, 2018 - 6:49 pm
Chances look slim for ending the partial government shutdown any time soon.
Read More
Liberty Bell
Dreamstime
December 27, 2018 - 1:18 pm
Tourists hoping to get a glance at the Liberty Bell this holiday were left disappointed when a partial federal government shutdown closed the site along with many other national landmarks in the country.
Read More
U.S. Capitol
Jon Bilous/Dreamstime
December 25, 2018 - 9:23 am
Both sides in the fight over President Donald Trump's border wall with Mexico have given a little on the money. What they can't seem to agree on is what it should be spent on.
Read More
President Trump
Photo by Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
December 24, 2018 - 9:39 am
President Donald Trump was meeting with his Homeland Security secretary and other officials on Monday to discuss border security issues as a partial government shutdown over his U.S.-Mexico border wall entered Christmas without a clear resolution in sight.
Read More
Saint Paul's Church
WCBS 880
December 23, 2018 - 6:04 pm
A church in Westchester is staying dark just before Christmas because of the federal government shutdown.
Read More
President Trump
Photo by Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
December 23, 2018 - 5:12 pm
A top White House official warned Sunday that it's "very possible" the partial government shutdown stretches into the new year and that how quickly numerous shuttered Cabinet departments and agencies resume doing the people's business is up to Congress.
Read More
Mayor Bill de Blasio Shutdown
WCBS 880
December 22, 2018 - 3:18 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio is warning that the federal government shutdown could have some serious impacts on the city if it doesn’t end soon.
Read More
Jared Kushner, Mick Mulvaney and Mike Pence
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
December 21, 2018 - 8:28 pm
House lawmakers left Washington Friday night without a spending deal, virtually guaranteeing a partial government shutdown at midnight.
Read More
US Capitol
Dreamstime
December 20, 2018 - 6:21 pm
After a rare lashing from conservatives, President Donald Trump declared Thursday he would not sign a bill to keep funding the government because it fails to provide billions for a border wall with Mexico, throwing Congress into deep disarray and risking a federal shutdown this weekend.
Read More
Pelosi Trump Oval Office
Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press
December 19, 2018 - 4:43 pm
President Donald Trump appeared to back off his demand for $5 billion to build a border wall, signaling for the first time that he might be open to a deal that would avoid a partial government shutdown.
Read More

Pages