Done deal: Obama signs debt bill into law


Done deal: Obama signs debt bill into law.

 

Obama applauds budget vote, but says ’a lot work ahead of us’


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English: United States President Barack Obama signs into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 as Vice President Joe Biden looks on. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Obama applauds budget vote, but says ’a lot work ahead of us’.

’Bad negotiators’: Experts say Congress is getting it wrong in fiscal talks


’Bad negotiators’: Experts say Congress is getting it wrong in fiscal talks.

 

Boehner: ’We fought the good fight’


House Minority Leader John Boehner (R)

House Minority Leader John Boehner (R) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Boehner: ’We fought the good fight’.

Political fallout begins as fiscal deal makes way its way through Congress


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United States Capitol (Photo credit: Jack in DC)

 

Political fallout begins as fiscal deal makes way its way through Congress.

 

 

To the president’s desk: House, Senate pass bill to end shutdown standoff


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Senate House gallery (Photo credit: Rain Rabbit)

 

To the president’s desk: House, Senate pass bill to end shutdown standoff.

 

 

First Thoughts: GOP digs in deeper


First Thoughts: GOP digs in deeper.

Leaders say no shutdown breakthrough after White House meeting


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Leaders say no shutdown breakthrough after White House meeting.

Christie says shutdown debate would look very different if he was in charge


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MicroTiles (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Christie says shutdown debate would look very different if he was in charge.

 

 

Capitol a ghost town as reality of government shutdown sets in


Capitol a ghost town as reality of government shutdown sets in.

 

Despite shutdown, most federal spending continues until debt limit is reached


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Government spending in the United States for FY 2006 ($ billion) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Despite shutdown, most federal spending continues until debt limit is reached.

 

 

Obama hails opening of health insurance marketplace, admits some glitches


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English: U.S. Health Insurance Status (Under 65) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Obama hails opening of health insurance marketplace, admits some glitches.

 

 

Latest GOP shutdown proposal fails; no separate funding for vets, parks


Latest GOP shutdown proposal fails; no separate funding for vets, parks.

 

Meet Sylvia Burwell, the woman who ordered the government shutdown


 

Meet Sylvia Burwell, the woman who ordered the government shutdown.

 

 

Chances of averting government shutdown appear slim


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English: The front door of the Mill City Museum with a sign stating that the building is closed, during the 2011 Minnesota government shutdown (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Chances of averting government shutdown appear slim.