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Schumer's Last Stand: Cornered Democrats Fight for Illegal Aliens

With the backs of the Democrats firmly up against the wall, the left has refused to budge, forcing the first government shutdown since 2013. After the House passed a short term spending bill, the measure failed in the Senate in a 50 to 49 margin, stripping service men and women of pay and Americans in the dark. 847 more words

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Since the 1974 Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act, the Federal Government of the United States of America has shut down 18 times, including last night. 773 more words

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The Government Just Shut Down. What Happens Next?

In the final moments leading up to Friday’s midnight deadline, Senate Republicans and Democrats were unable to agree on a stopgap funding measure to continue government services. 644 more words

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BBC News: US shutdown begins as Senate fails to pass new budget

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US shutdown begins as Senate fails to pass new budget – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42757091

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I'm shutdown until I can find my spoon

Our United States Congress is a reflection of the American’s who elect the people there. Nobody can get their heads straight, it seems. At least not enough of us to count. 87 more words

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