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Igor Bobic

Democrats Warn GOP About Risking Another Government Shutdown

HuffingtonPost.com | Igor Bobic | Posted 08.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With growing talk about another potential government shutdown, Democrats this week are launching a new website to remind Republicans abo...

Howard Fineman

15 Reasons Why American Politics Has Become An Apocalyptic Mess

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Why is America on the edge of a political and fiscal nervous breakdown? We aren’t fighting an external threat: no foreign ism or axis....

Sabrina Siddiqui

DC Mayor Confronts Senate Democrats Over Shutdown

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A press event held Wednesday by Senate Democrats to escalate pressure on Republicans over the government shutdown was overshadowed by a ...

Dem Rep Blasts GOP Stalemate: 'So We Sit Here Until They Figure Out They F*ck*n Lost'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 10.05.2013 | Politics

Rep. Jim McDermott (D-Wash.) had some choice words for Republicans on Thursday, hurling an expletive to describe the government shutdown stalemate. ...

This Is What's Happening To Your Congressman's Paycheck Thanks To The Government Shutdown

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 10.02.2013 | Politics

The clock struck 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday with congressional lawmakers incapable of reaching an agreement on a short-term measure to fund the government....

Democrats Launch Campaign Off GOP Shutdown Threat

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate Democratic campaign arm is aiming to take advantage of widespread disapproval of Republican plans to shut down the government...

Sam Stein

Democrats Divided Over Next Big Budget Battle

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Democrats wait to see whether and how House Republicans will target the president's health care law during ongoing budget negotiation...

Senate Democrats Unveil Government Funding Bill

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 05.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Top Senate Democrats and Republicans Monday night released a catchall government funding bill that denies President Barack Obama ne...

Government Shutdown Poll Reveals Split On Blame Game

Politics Daily | Bruce Drake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

While the threat of a government shutdown has receded for the time being, a Washington Post/Pew Research Center poll says that Americans are split on ...

Obama Urges Congress To Avoid Government Shutdown

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama says the economic recovery will stall if Congress can't agree on spending cuts and avoid a government shutdown. ...