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Government shutdown

March 10, 2019
President Donald Trump.  Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Trump to demand $8.6 billion in new wall funding, setting up fresh battle with Congress
March 10, 2019 - 3:07pm
February 23, 2019
Reader's View: Building the wall will cost taxpayers less
February 23, 2019 - 4:50pm
February 14, 2019
As the Senate votes and passes the border security conference committee report, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi talks to journalists during her weekly media briefing on Capitol Hill in Washington on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019. The House will vote this evening. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara.
Budget deal pending; emergency still on table
February 14, 2019 - 8:36pm
February 13, 2019
Reader's View: Republicans no longer have all the power
February 13, 2019 - 6:10pm
February 12, 2019
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters during a cabinet meeting at the White House on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Trump declared that he is “not happy” about the bipartisan border security compromise negotiated by congressional leaders but would not say whether he would sign it or veto it before another government shutdown hits at midnight Friday. (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Trump suggests he'll accept deal on border security
February 12, 2019 - 7:59pm
February 11, 2019
President Donald Trump debates with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., left, and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., right, as Vice President Mike Pence listens during a meeting in the Oval Office of White House on Dec. 11, 2018, in Washington, D.C. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Lawmakers have deal to avert shutdown, they say
February 11, 2019 - 8:39pm
Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) speaks to reporters after a joint House and Senate conference committee meeting on immigration and border policy, in the Senate Subway on Capitol Hill in Washington, Feb. 6, 2019. At left is Sen. John Hoeven (R-N.D.), at right is Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.). (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
As shutdown looms, lawmakers meet in effort to revive stalled border talks
February 11, 2019 - 5:47pm
February 10, 2019
Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala. Washington Post photo by Jahi Chikwendiu
Shutdown looms as border talks break down over immigration enforcement
February 10, 2019 - 11:39am
February 6, 2019
Reader's View: What happened to Washington unity?
February 6, 2019 - 6:30pm
February 1, 2019
Reader's View: D.C. has to make government better
February 1, 2019 - 5:17pm
Reader's View: Shutdown was about Trump's ego
February 1, 2019 - 5:14pm
January 31, 2019
President Donald Trump in the Oval Office in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 9, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Zach Gibson
Trump predicts failure by congressional committee charged with resolving border stalemate
January 31, 2019 - 6:30pm
Reader's View: Never forget this moment in history
January 31, 2019 - 10:09am
January 30, 2019
Reader's View: Debate thrives over chronic wasting disease
January 30, 2019 - 10:18pm
January 29, 2019
Reader's View: All Americans lost in shutdown standoff
January 29, 2019 - 6:39pm