Sunday, December 15, 2019

Tag: government shutdown

Trump Will Sign Border Deal That Will...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress lopsidedly approved a border security compromise that would avert a second painful government shutdown. But a new confrontation has been ignited...

Black Workers Had Long Shaky History With...

DETROIT (AP) — For Cheryl Monroe and generations of other African-Americans, federal government jobs have long been a path to the middle class and...

Trump Agrees to Reopen Government After 35...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Yielding to mounting pressure and growing disruption, President Donald Trump and congressional leaders on Friday reached a short-term deal to reopen...

The Shutdown Continues with No Sign of...

What's up with the partial government shutdown on Day 32: WHAT'S NEW Lawmakers marked the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday with commemorative statements and memorial visits....

Cardi B Smacks Down Conservative Tomi Lahren’s...

Cardi B won praise from many for her politically driven video where she blasted the government shutdown, but Tomi Lahren was not one of those...

GOP’s Hypocrisy Is Glaring After Rejecting Obama’s...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama stunned Republicans when he bypassed Congress and, relying on what he called his pen and his phone, used...

White House Confirms Government Shutdown Won’t Delay...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Taxpayers who are owed refunds will be paid on time, despite the government shutdown that has closed many federal agencies, a...

Democrats Pass Funding Plan That Does Not...

WASHINGTON (AP) — On their first day in the majority, House Democrats on Thursday night passed a plan to re-open the government without funding...

Partial Government Shutdown Enters 13th Day with...

WASHINGTON (AP) — No one budged at President Donald Trump's closed-door meeting with congressional leaders, so the partial government shutdown persisted over his demand...

Trump Claims Federal Workers Impacted by Shutdown...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A shutdown affecting parts of the federal government appeared no closer to resolution Wednesday, with President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats...

Trump Says Some Parts of The Government...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that parts of the federal government will stay closed until Democrats agree to put up more...

Top 5 Stories You Missed While You...

City of Atlanta Computers Under Attack By Hackers: The city of Atlanta computers are currently under attack by cyber hackers. The hackers are demanding $51,000 in...

Have You Heard: Top 5 Stories You...

The Winter Olympics kicked off Friday morning Feb.9 in Pyeongchang County, South Korea. Roughly 2,900 athletes from 92 countries gathered to compete for...

Have You Heard: Top 5 Stories You...

The government shutdown is over. President Donald Trump signed a bill Monday, Jan. 22 ending the 69-hour shutdown. The House agreed to extend...

Stay Woke: 5 Things You Should Know...

Will military service members be paid? All active duty and reserve personnel on federal active duty will continue working during the shutdown. Neither group will...

Have You Heard: Top 5 Stories You...

Sterling K. Brown makes history again. At this year's SAG Award, Brown became the first Black actor to win 'Outstanding Performance by a...

The Government Is Shutdown and Democrats, GOP...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hours after shuttering much of the federal government, feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress spent Saturday dodging blame for a paralyzing...

In Effort to Avoid Government Shutdown, White...

The Trump administration has agreed to continue paying Obamacare insurer subsidies, thus mitigating fears that a dispute over the issue with Democrats might result...

Surprise: House and Senate on Verge of...

After paralyzing, unending battles over the budget and national debt, House and Senate negotiators are on the verge of agreeing on what would be...

Ben Carson Confronted and 4 Other Noteworthy...

Roland Martin Confronts Ben Carson After conservative darling Dr. Ben Carson made his head-shaking comments that Obamacare was “the worst thing that has happened in this...

After Bitter Defeat, Will the GOP’s Next...

One thing you can say about the most diehard Republicans, they are not gracious losers. Within hours after Republicans ended their budget fight with President...