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Pentagon Ordering Most Of Its 400,000 Furloughed Employees Back

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 12.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is ordering most of its approximately 400,000 furloughed civilian employees back to work. The dec...

No Shutdown Deal After White House Meeting

AP/The Huffington Post | DAVID ESPO | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama brought top lawmakers to the White House on Wednesday as Republicans rejected Democratic deman...

Here's How The Government Shutdown Is Hurting Your State

Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Though much of the coverage of the government shutdown has focused on the drama unfolding in Washington, D.C., the effects are being fel...

Shutdown Shows No Signs Of Ending

Posted 10.02.2013 | Politics

By ANDREW TAYLOR, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The political stare-down on Capitol Hill shows no signs of easing, leaving federal government...