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.
by Bryce Covert Nov 7, 2013
A new report outlines some of the more indirect economic costs from the government shutdown.
by Bryce Covert Oct 28, 2013
Utah, a state with five national parks, lost millions during the 16-day shutdown.
by Travis Waldron Oct 27, 2013
The former GOP presidential candidate tells Meet The Press that Cruz's shutdown strategy hurt the country.