Government Shutdown

AP
February 13, 2019 - 7:10 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Under mounting pressure from his own party, President Donald Trump appears to be grudgingly leaning toward accepting an agreement that would head off a threatened second government shutdown but provide just a fraction of the money he's been demanding for his Mexican border wall...
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AP
February 11, 2019 - 7:05 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Budget negotiators will meet Monday to revive talks over border security issues that are central to legislation to prevent key parts of the government from shutting down on Saturday, but an air of pessimism remains after talks broke down over the weekend. They collapsed over...
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AP
February 10, 2019 - 9:42 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — As negotiations over a border security hit a snag, the White House on Sunday would not rule out another federal government shutdown even as it signaled a willingness to obtain funding for President Donald Trump's proposed wall by other means. Acting White House chief of staff Mick...
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Dreamstime
February 09, 2019 - 9:51 am
(CBS News) - Taxpayers got a double dose of bad news Friday when the Internal Revenue Service released figures on the first week of filing season. Not only has the agency processed fewer returns compared with the same time period last year as the IRS scrambles to catch up after closing during the...
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AP
February 07, 2019 - 7:38 am
(CBS News) - Many federal workers still have not received their back pay or have only gotten a fraction of what they are owed as government agencies struggle with payroll glitches and other delays, nearly two weeks after the end of the longest government shutdown in U.S history. And even as they...
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AP
January 25, 2019 - 2:34 pm
(AP) - The Trump administration is promising to pay federal workers as soon as possible after the partial government shutdown ends. But a senior official says agencies are in charge of their own payroll issues and workers should check with their departments for details about when their paychecks...
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AP
January 25, 2019 - 12:47 pm
(AP) - Economists believe the partial government shutdown will end up having only a minor impact on the overall economy as long as the government stays open. Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics, says the impact should end up being "barely significant" with economic growth...
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January 25, 2019 - 9:46 am
(KNX 1070)- The federal government shutdown is going through a partial closure for more than a month now. Here is where federal employees can get free meals in California: Rock and Brews The restaurant will offer a choice of a free Pulled Pork sandwich or a Strawberry Fields salad to TSA employees...
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AP
January 25, 2019 - 9:33 am
NEW YORK (AP/CBS News) — The Federal Aviation Administration reported delays in air travel Friday because of a "slight increase in sick leave" at two East Coast air traffic control facilities. The delays come as a partial government shutdown threatens to undermine the nation's air travel system...
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Jon Baird
January 25, 2019 - 8:35 am
(KNX 1070) - Federal workers, who have been financially slammed by the government shutdown, will be getting a helping hand from the City of Los Angeles. Mayor Eric Garcetti says the city will announce on Friday that it will offer federal workers, affected by the government shutdown, zero-interest...
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