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State Government Shutdown Looms As Budget Deadline Nears

CHICAGO (CBS) — State workers might have to go without paychecks if lawmakers and the governor don’t reach an agreement on the budget in the next couple days. 336 more words


Project Upgrade: Government Shutdown Edition: The Q:

  • John Deoudes

    Legislative staff at the House of Representatives

    Has the government shutdown affected you much?

  • I’m still getting up and going to work.
  • I try to use their advice when I get dressed every day, no matter the occasion.
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The Weekly Rap! Friday June 12th 2015

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Wall Street Journal: The Democrat's Shutdown Strategy

In this Wall Street Journal Kimberly Strassel examines how “Harry Reid spent years yelling about GOP “obstructionism”—but now he’s threatening to filibuster every spending bill to get what he wants:” 864 more words


Shutdown May Be Averted In Minnesota: Dayton Drops Auditor Demand

ST. PAUL (WCCO) — It appears state leaders may have reached the outline of a deal that would avert a government shutdown.

House Speaker Kurt Daudt sent Gov. 236 more words


Special Session Plans On Hold As Leaders Work To Reach Pact

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO/AP) — Negotiations over a deal to enable a special legislative session are at a standstill.

Minnesota House Republicans and Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton remain at odds over a couple of bills and a new law altering the authority of the state auditor. 180 more words