Span classnews_dtjan 17 2018spannbsp018332with the senate falling short of the votes needed for a funding proposal the united states federal government officially shut down friday at midnight.
Congress has 11 days to avoid a government shutdown with the current shortterm funding bill expiring on friday january 19 lawmakers are expected to pass a fourth continuing resolution for the.
For one we have a recent one in memory the 2013 shutdown was largely driven by texas senator ted cruz a member of the republican party republicans were seen as responsible for that shutdown.
Government shutdown explained what would happen if it went ahead and why is it even a possibility swearing in trump as the 45th president of the united states on the west front of the us.
Many hope the shutdown which comes on the oneyear anniversary of president donald trumps inauguration will be shortlived the shutdown is the first since 2013.
Span classnews_dtjan 19 2018spannbsp018332what happens during a us government shutdown president donald trump and republican leaders in congress are racing to meet a midnight friday deadline to pass a shortterm spending bill to keep the.
Span classnews_dtjan 08 2018spannbsp018332congress has 11 days to avoid a government shutdown with the current shortterm funding bill expiring on friday january 19.
A look to the last government shutdown hints at what might happen if another one occurs under donald trump a look back at the 2013 shutdown provides some clues.
Democrats in turn blamed republicans and trump for a basic failure to govern noting that this shutdown is the first in history to occur when a single party controls both chambers of congress and.