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If Other Things Shut Down

Benjamin Rubenstein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Benjamin Rubenstein

If Google shut down, then I can't think of a scenario in which the world wouldn't end. Ditto for porn.

Serious or Cynical? Time for Republicans to Show What They Really Believe

Rep. Earl Blumenauer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Rep. Earl Blumenauer

One of the cornerstones of my lifetime of public service has been to work on bipartisanship. But here in Congress, I must say it has been, under the Republican leadership, difficult, if not impossible.

Michael McAuliff

Congress Heads For Shutdown As House Picks New Obamacare Hostage | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

Update: 12:20 a.m.: The House voted after midnight 248 to 174 to repeal the medical device tax and extend government funding until Dec. 15, and voted ...

Sam Stein

Democrats Divided Over Next Big Budget Battle | 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...

To Shut Down Government, Please Hit Ctrl, Alt, Partisanship

Duncan Quirk | Posted 06.08.2011 | Politics
Duncan Quirk

Who wins if the the government shuts down? Not the American people. The only ones who will benefit are politicians and the Republican and Democratic parties.