government shutdown

Jay Soloff

Crisis averted - well, at least until January. Senate leaders finally reached an agreement to end the 16-day US government shutdown and raise the debt ceiling. The government will be funded through January 15th, while the debt ceiling will be raised through roughly February 7th. House leaders and President Obama... Show More

Jay Soloff

The US government is heading ever closer to a shutdown. The Republican controlled House voted to tie a government funding extension to a year delay in most of Obamacare's key provisions. There's essentially no way the Democratic Senate (or Obama) will approve of this new addendum - meaning Congress is... Show More