Democrats are gearing up for a year-end sprint to unify their fractured caucus behind a spending bill that's crucial to President Joe Biden's agenda.
After much drama, last-minute decisions and finally, an agreed-upon deal between Republicans and Democrats, the Senate passed an extension of the debt limit avoiding a default on the national debt,...
Congress has until October 18 to raise the ceiling or risk default that would have widespread economic consequences.
Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen issued another stark warning on Tuesday, saying the U.S. economy would go into a recession if Congress doesn't do something about the debt ceiling within the next two...
As the clock ran out Sept. 30, Congress voted to prevent a partial shutdown and keep the government open until Dec. 3. This issue remains to be solved later, along
It seems incredible, but the United States government is almost out of money. That means a possible government shutdown could be coming as funding is set to run out by the end of t
The back-to-back votes by the Senate and the House averted one crisis, but delays on another continue as lawmakers dispute the borrowing cap.
Mitch McConnell and Lindsey Graham are among those who approved the short-term government funding bill that keeps federal agencies open until December 3.
Late yesterday afternoon, the House and the Senate both approved short-term funding through a new bill that will keep the government running until early December. The measure is not considered an...
Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday night that the Senate had reached a deal to vote Thursday on a short-term government funding bill to avoid a shutdown.
While Democrats may avoid a government shutdown, they still face an intra-party dispute over infrastructure proposals.
The U.S. government could shut down by October 1; however, the Senate is expected to vote on a resolution either Wednesday or Thursday.
Showdown on Capitol Hill could cause federal government to default on debt payments, rattle markets if it isn’t resolved soon
Menteri Keuangan AS Janet Yellen mewanti-wanti Senat agar segera mengambil langkah.
The Department of Defense is preparing for the possibility of a government shutdown by the end of the month if Congress is unable to agree to a deal to keep the federal government funded. The [...]
Republicans blocked a stopgap bill that would have temporarily raised the debt ceiling but a new poll shows more voters would blame Democratics for a shutdown.
Goldman Sachs just crunched some numbers on the potential impact to stocks from another government shutdown. Should you be worried?
The House rushed headlong Tuesday into a vote on legislation to fund the government, suspend the federal debt limit, and provide disaster and refugee aid, forcing a showdown with...