by Ian Millhiser Sep 30, 2015
Winter is coming.
by Ian Millhiser Sep 25, 2015
John Boehner may be the only person who could save America from an indefinite shutdown.
by Alan Pyke Sep 23, 2015
There was enough money laying around during the 2013 shutdown to continue paying food stamp benefits. Not this time.
by Bryce Covert Mar 24, 2015
Economists agree that Cruz's forced government shutdown and near default hurt, not helped, the economy.
by Judd Legum Dec 10, 2014
With just 35 hours before funding for the federal government runs out, that agreement is in serious Jeopardy.
by Jeff Spross Nov 9, 2014
All signs indicate EPA's rules to cut climate emissions from power plants are Republicans' top target, with a showdown over government funding as the likely result.
by Igor Volsky Oct 8, 2014
Some are itching for another showdown.
by Igor Volsky Aug 20, 2014
Is McConnell re-embracing the government shutdown?
by Matt Lee-Ashley - Guest Contributor Mar 3, 2014
National parks and the communities that depend on them took a major hit as a result of last year's government shutdown.
by Bryce Covert Feb 10, 2014
Bickering over raising the debt ceiling has cost economic growth and jobs even without an actual default.