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White House Shutdown Talks

Sabrina Siddiqui

House Republicans Credit Ted Cruz As Government Shutdown Looms | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans give one person the most credit for bringing Congress to its current standoff over funding for the federal government:...

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 ...

Lucia Graves

Religious Leaders Go On Hunger Strike Over GOP Budget Cuts | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Congress' negotiations over a resolution to keep the government funded devolve, exasperated religious leaders on Monday said the deep...

Sam Stein

Government Funding Talks Descending Into Widespread Recriminations | Sam Stein | Posted 05.28.2011 | Politics

Negotiations over a resolution to keep the government funded until the fall have devolved into recriminations, with Senate Democrats arguing that Hous...