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Trump, Congress Agrees to End Longest Government Shutdown

Standing alone in the Rose Garden, Trump said he would sign legislation funding shuttered agencies.
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Trump Offers Temporary ‘Dreamers’ Deal for Border Wall

While Trump cast the move as a “common-sense compromise,” Democrats were quick to dismiss it.

Trump Grounds Pelosi After she Imperils his State of the Union Address

President Donald Trump denied Speaker Pelosi a plane to visit troops abroad.

Florida Airports Helping Federal Workers During Shutdown

Florida airports helping by offering free food, holding a food drive and opening a food bank.

Trump Pleads on TV for Wall Money; Dems Say he Stokes ‘Fear’

President Donald Trump urged congressional Democrats to fund his long-promised border wall in a somber televised address.

Administration: Government Shutdown won’t Delay Tax Refunds

Taxpayers who are owed refunds will be paid on time, despite the government shutdown.

House Democrats Unveil Measure to Re-open Government

The package of bills Monday is without approving funding for President Donald Trump’s border wall.
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Partial Federal Shutdown after Lawmakers Fail to Reach Deal

A partial federal shutdown took hold early Saturday after Democrats refused to meet President Donald Trump’s demands for $5 billion to start erecting his cherished Mexican border wall, a chaotic postscript for Republicans in the waning days of their...
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Congress Votes to Reopen Government, Passes Budget Deal

The 240-186 vote came in the pre-dawn hours, putting to bed a five-and-a-half hour federal freeze that relatively few would notice.
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Again: Senate Stumbles into Shutdown, as Rand Paul Blocks Vote

At the White House, there appeared to be little sense of concern. A shutdown became inevitable as GOP Sen. Rand Paul repeatedly held up votes on the budget plan
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