Government Funding

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(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
January 10, 2019 - 1:57 pm
resident Donald Trump arrived at a Texas border town to make the case for his long-promised border wall after negotiations with Democrats blew up over his funding demands.
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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
January 10, 2019 - 12:10 pm
The association that represents thousands of FBI agents says the partial federal government shutdown is affecting the bureau's operations.
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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
December 20, 2018 - 11:55 am
With last-minute efforts to avert a government shutdown in disarray, the White House suggested Thursday that President Donald Trump is not onboard with a critical spending agreement because it lacks billions of dollars for "steel slats or a wall" at the Mexican border.
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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
December 20, 2018 - 11:49 am
The White House says President Donald Trump is meeting with Republican House members at noon Thursday as the fate of legislation to avoid a government shutdown hangs in the balance.
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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
December 19, 2018 - 10:50 am
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the Senate will take up a short-term measure Wednesday to fund the federal government through Feb. 8, a move that eases the risk of a shutdown and comes only after President Donald Trump backed off his demand for border wall funds.
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(Kenneth Madsen via AP)
September 20, 2018 - 1:24 pm
A spending plan pushed by congressional Republicans is "ridiculous" because it does not include funding for a border wall with Mexico, President Donald Trump said Thursday.
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