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Government Shutdown: Updates on Where Things Stand

It’s now been a month since the government was open, and the partial shutdown has had wide-ranging effects across the United States.
Tags: News, United States, Nancy, Mitch, Trump, Pelosi, McConnell, United States Economy, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional


Trump Lays Wreath at Brief Visit to Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial

President Trump’s stop — to observe a moment of silence without extended public remarks — appeared to be a last-minute addition to his calendar.
Tags: News, King, Trump, National Action Network, Sharpton, Al, Martin Luther King Jr Memorial, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Martin Luther Jr, Shutdowns (Institutional, Monuments and Memorials (Structures, Civil Rights Movement (1954-68


Republicans Push Trump Immigration Plan, Seeking to Corner Democrats on Shutdown

Republican leaders hope to pressure Democrats — who insist they won’t negotiate with President Trump on border security until the shutdown ends — not to block Mr. Trump’s proposal.
Tags: News, Senate, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Democratic Party, Mike, Wallace, Pence, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers, Chris (1947-


The Shutdown Shows the Weakness of the Resistance

The grass-roots progressive activism of the past two years has been inspiring. But it’s still a shadow of what the country needs.
Tags: News, Demonstrations, King, Strikes, Trump, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Labor and Jobs, Protests and Riots, Martin Luther Jr, Shutdowns (Institutional, Government Employees


news analysis: In Business and Governing, Trump Seeks Victory in Chaos

For people who have done business with the president, the protracted fight over the government shutdown reflects a time-tested playbook.
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McConnell to Pair Bills to Reopen Government With Trump’s Immigration Plan

The Senate majority leader hopes to pressure Democrats — who insist they won’t negotiate with President Trump on border security until the shutdown ends — not to block Mr. Trump’s proposal.
Tags: News, Senate, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Democratic Party, Mike, Wallace, Pence, McConnell, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers, Chris (1947-


Trump Defends Plan to End Shutdown Even as Pence Appears to Hedge

The president took aim at Speaker Nancy Pelosi for turning down the proposal. Asked in an interview if it was the final offer, the vice president said that “the legislative process is a negotiation.”
Tags: News, Senate, Nancy Pelosi, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Democratic Party, Mike, Wallace, Pence, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers, Chris (1947-


The Stock Market Is Making a Comeback. Was It Something the Fed Said?

The year began with repeated public assurances from Fed officials that they would remain sensitive to changes in the economy. And the markets’ anxiety has eased.
Tags: News, Interest Rates, United States, Fed, Powell, Stocks and Bonds, Recession and Depression, United States Economy, Standard & Poor's 500-Stock Index, Federal Reserve System, Shutdowns (Institutional, Jerome H, Fed Said


Wall St. Is Making a Comeback. Was It Something the Fed Said?

The year began with repeated public assurances from Fed officials that they would remain sensitive to changes in the economy. And the markets’ anxiety has eased.
Tags: News, Interest Rates, United States, Fed, Powell, Stocks and Bonds, Recession and Depression, United States Economy, Standard & Poor's 500-Stock Index, Federal Reserve System, Shutdowns (Institutional, Jerome H, Fed Said


News Analysis: In Trump’s Immigration Announcement, a Compromise Snubbed All Around

Seeking to appeal to a broader swath of the public and end the government shutdown, President Trump alienated portions of his hard-right base and made no headway with Democratic congressional leaders.
Tags: News, ANN, Jared, Miller, Trump, Democratic Party, Mike, Pence, Coulter, Heritage Foundation, Kushner, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Immigration and Emigration, Shutdowns (Institutional, Stephen (1985-


Trump Offers Temporary Protections for ‘Dreamers’ in Exchange for Wall Funding

President Trump cast the proposal, which included $5.7 billion for a border barrier, as a compromise as he sought to shift pressure to Democrats to end the government shutdown.
Tags: News, House Of Representatives, Graham, Republican Party, Mitch, Trump, Democratic Party, Lindsey, McConnell, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional


Trump Offers Deportation Protections in Exchange for Wall Funding

President Trump cast the proposal, which included $5.7 billion for a border barrier, as a compromise as he sought to shift pressure to Democrats to end the government shutdown.
Tags: News, House Of Representatives, Graham, Republican Party, Mitch, Trump, Democratic Party, Lindsey, McConnell, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional


Trump Expected to Offer Deportation Protections in Exchange for Wall Funding

Democratic lawmakers, however, were skeptical of the proposal and signaled that they would not negotiate until the government was reopened.
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Trump Expected to Offer Deportation Reprieves in Exchange for Wall Funding

Democratic lawmakers, however, were skeptical of the proposal and signaled that they would not negotiate until the government was reopened.
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Shutdown Prompts Centrist Freshman Democrats to Flex Their Muscles

While flashy liberal freshmen soak up the attention, more moderate Democrats who won G.O.P. districts in November are searching for compromise to end the shutdown.
Tags: Elections, News, House Of Representatives, Nancy, Pelosi, Law and Legislation, United States Politics and Government, Immigration and Emigration, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers


Federal Employees Turn to Pawnshops Amid Shutdown’s Financial Pinch

Across the country, pawnbrokers report they are seeing a steady trickle of federal employees, many of them first-time customers, looking for short-term loans.
Tags: News, United States Politics and Government, Shutdowns (Institutional, Government Employees, Pawnbroking


Trump to Make ‘Major Announcement’ on Border as Democrats Sweeten Offer

The actions are the first indications of possible movement over the partial government shutdown.
Tags: News, House Of Representatives, Nancy, Trump, Democratic Party, Pelosi, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional


House Democrats Add $1 Billion in Border-Related Spending to Measures to Reopen Government

The decision by Democrats, and the president’s suggestion that he would have an announcement on Saturday, were the first indications of possible movement over the shutdown.
Tags: News, Afghanistan, House, Nancy, Trump, Pelosi, Engel, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, United States Defense and Military Forces, Shutdowns (Institutional, Eliot L


A Small Alaska Town Reels as the Coast Guard Weathers On Without Pay

The federal shutdown has brought a particular chill to Kodiak, a small town of 6,300 on an isolated island in the Gulf of Alaska.
Tags: News, Alaska, Finances, Philanthropy, Kodiak, Schultz, Homeland Security Department, United States Coast Guard, United States Politics and Government, Shutdowns (Institutional, Karl L, Small Alaska Town Reels, Coast Guard Weathers


Pelosi Delays Trip as Trump Administration Leaks Travel Plans

The House speaker and other lawmakers had planned to fly commercially to Afghanistan after the president revoked the use of a military plane, but the trip was delayed over security concerns.
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Polls Show Government Shutdown Is Eroding Faith in Economy

Consumer-sentiment readings are declining, and more Americans rate President Trump’s economic policies poorly, as the impasse in Washington drags on.
Tags: News, Washington, Consumer Behavior, Surveymonkey, University Of Michigan, Trump, Economic Conditions and Trends, United States Economy, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Polls and Public Opinion




Pelosi Delays Trip Amid Heightened Threats as White House Leaks Travel Plans

The House speaker and other lawmakers had planned to fly commercially to Afghanistan after the president revoked the use of a military plane, but the trip was delayed over security concerns.
Tags: News, White House, Afghanistan, House, Nancy, Trump, Pelosi, Engel, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, United States Defense and Military Forces, Shutdowns (Institutional, Eliot L


Doug Jones Risks His Alabama Senate Seat Over the Shutdown and the Wall

For Mr. Jones, the fight over the shutdown, in a state where President Trump is popular and many federal workers live, is a reminder that his party’s views are out of step back home.
Tags: News, Alabama, Jones, Trump, Democratic Party, Alabama Senate, Donald J, Doug Jones, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers, Doug (1954-


Pelosi Delays Trip and Aides Accuse Trump Administration of Leaking Travel Plans

The House speaker and other lawmakers had planned to fly commercially to Afghanistan after the president revoked the use of a military plane, but the trip was delayed over security concerns.
Tags: News, Afghanistan, House, Nancy, Trump, Pelosi, Engel, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, United States Defense and Military Forces, Shutdowns (Institutional, Eliot L


For 250,000 Daily Riders on the L Train, Transportation Purgatory

It’s not clear when construction will begin or how long it will last, and critics have raised safety concerns over Gov. Cuomo’s new plan to fix the subway line.
Tags: News, Subways, New York City, Fernando, Cuomo, Ferrer, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Hakim, Veronique, Polly, StreetEasy, Andrew M, Shutdowns (Institutional, Transit Systems, Hurricane Sandy (2012, Riders Alliance


The L Train Shutdown Was Called Off Two Weeks Ago. There are Few Answers About What Comes Next.

It’s not clear when construction will begin or how long it will last, and critics have raised safety concerns over Gov. Cuomo’s new plan to fix the subway line.
Tags: News, Subways, New York City, Fernando, Cuomo, Ferrer, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Hakim, Veronique, Polly, StreetEasy, Andrew M, Shutdowns (Institutional, Transit Systems, Hurricane Sandy (2012, Riders Alliance




Trump Hits Back at Pelosi, Upending Her Trip to See Troops

The House speaker had threatened to cancel President Trump’s State of the Union address, citing security concerns because of the government shutdown.
Tags: News, House, House Of Representatives, Nancy, Trump, Democratic Party, Pelosi, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, United States Defense and Military Forces, Shutdowns (Institutional, State of the Union Message (US