government shutdown

Jay Soloff

Heading into the new week, US politicians still haven't come to an agreement to avert the debt crisis or end the government shutdown. However, weekend conversations have been constructive which usually means a deal will be reached before the deadline. Still, the markets will likely remain volatile until an agreement... Show More

Jay Soloff

With the second week of the government shutdown in full swing, and no solutions imminent, it's a good time to step back and look at the big picture. In a nutshell, Congress couldn't agree on budget by October 1st, causing the shutdown. The main debate centers around Obamacare, which the... Show More

Livewire News

Jason Furman, chairman of the White House's Council of Economic Advisers has told Wall Street Journal that the current US government shutdown is not like past government shutdowns. He said it's not obvious to us that this time is business as usual. We think that's something that people need to... Show More