Government Shutdown 2015
government shutdown 2015
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2015
September
reuters.com
4 years ago
WASHINGTON The U.S. Congress moved on Monday to rush legislation to President Barack Obama that avoids a government shutdown on Thursday as the new fiscal year starts while setting aside a bitter Republican feud over money for Planned ...
washingtonpost.com
4 years ago
First we hear that the government will shut down, and it's almost a certainty. Then word comes that House Speaker John Boehner is resigning and the shutdown may be avoided, but no one can be 100 percent sure. While federal employees have no choice ...
ibtimes.com
4 years ago
Two years ago, the federal government was shut down over a disagreement between Democrats and Republicans on whether or not to fund the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama's signature health care legislation, which extended health ...
nytimes.com
4 years ago
In recent weeks, analysts had become increasingly convinced that Congress was on a path that would lead to a government shutdown. Stan Collender, an expert on the congressional budget process, recently suggested that the likelihood of a shutdown was ...
militarytimes.com
4 years ago
"During a government shutdown, all military personnel would continue in a normal duty status; however, they would not be paid until Congress provides funding," Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work wrote in a memo sent to all Defense Department troops ...
money.cnn.com
4 years ago
There's a real risk now that the federal government will shut down on October 1. Lawmakers are nowhere near settling their myriad disputes and agreeing to pass a budget. A shutdown is generally a waste of valuable time and resources. Even the threat of ...