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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.

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.

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

Shutdown Less Likely as Senate Closes in on Budget Agreement

Democratic leaders have dropped their strategy of using the funding fight to extract concessions on immigration.

Senators Forge Deal to End Government Shutdown

Democrats agreed to end the standoff in exchange for President Donald Trump’s Republicans promising a debate on the future of young illegal immigrants.

Senate Talks Fall Short, Shutdown Extends into Workweek

Democrats appeared to be holding out for a firmer commitment from McConnell. “We have yet to reach an agreement on a path forward,” Schumer said late Sunday.

House Votes to Avert Federal Shutdown, Senate Chances Dim

The House voted by a near party-line 230-197 vote to approve the legislation, which would keep agency doors open and hundreds of thousands of federal employees at work through Feb. 16.

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