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Friday will be day 28 of the partial government shutdown, but Thursday's developments offered little hope that c... [Read More]
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Dozens of prominent economists with extensive experience in government service signed a... [Read More]
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A coalition of more than 50 patient advocacy and medical groups is warning that a Trump administration proposal... [Read More]
Tags: Trump - Patient - Groups
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Bloomberg's Laura Davison looked at what some major American corporations did with the tax cut windfalls they re... [Read More]
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Government employees who are not receiving paychecks during the shutdown have lost about $5,000 each on average... [Read More]
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A bipartisan group of senators is... [Read More]
The state of our union is … on hold? [Read More]
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If Greg Valliere, chief global strategist at Horizon Investments, is correct, Wall Street should be worried abou... [Read More]
The Trump administration has raised its estimate of the cost to the economy from the shutdown, CNBC's Steve Lies... [Read More]
Even lunch is an issue. [Read More]
Tags: Trump - Fails - Crack
The lively debate over the proposal by Rep. [Read More]
Here's your shutdown update in one word: Stuck. [Read More]
Tags: Stuck - Shutdown - Why
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A key House investigative committee announced Monday that it was launching a wide-ranging investigation into the... [Read More]
The latest budget data shows, once again, that the tax cuts are not paying for themselves. [Read More]
Tags: Tax - Cuts - Paying
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Lawmakers are pushing multiple policy proposals to address the problem of rising drug prices. [Read More]
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It may be small beer compared to the problems faced by unemployed federal workers and the growing cost for the overall economy, but the ongoing... [Read More]
Tags: Beer - Craft - Why
Three weeks, zero progress. [Read More]
Tags: Longest - Shutdown - End
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Renowned macroeconomist Olivier Blanchard says that policymakers may need to fundamentally revise their views on... [Read More]
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As President Trump considers declaring a national emergency as a face-saving way to get out of the government sh... [Read More]
The New York Times' Margot Sanger-Katz... [Read More]
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