SHUTDOWN STANDSTILL: The government shutdown enters a record 22nd day as Trump, Democrats continue to battle over the border wall and 800,000 workers go without pay
Saturday, 12 January 2019 () · The government shutdown entered day 22 at midnight Eastern Time, setting the record for the longest shutdown of the modern budgeting era.
· The shutdown surpassed the 21-day shutdown of 1995 and 1996 as the longest ever.
· The shutdown does not appear to be close to ending as PresidentDonald Trump and Democrats remain dug...
In the second-longest shutdown in US government history, Donald Trump continues to demand more than $5bn for a border wall. Congress is in deadlock, and some 800,000 federal employees have been sent home or are working without pay. The president has threatened that the shutdown could last ‘months...
One month after government shutdown began, President Donald Trump and Democrats appear no closer to ending the political deadlock over wall funding. Al Jazeera - WorldAlso reported by •Firstpost •IndiaTimes •Sify
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans have released a measure designed around President Donald Trump’s proposal for breaking a budget impasse, its centerpiece... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •IndiaTimes