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House votes to end government shutdown, sending legislation to Trump

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The United States Capitol is seen on Monday. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Matt McClain
House votes to end government shutdown, sending legislation to Trump
19 min 56 sec ago
For dreamers, budget vote a nightmare
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Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York at the Capitol on Jan. 22, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Senate breaks budget impasse, paving way for government to reopen
4 hours 11 min ago
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
7 hours 21 min ago
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks to members of the media while walking through the Capitol on Sunday. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Senate adjourns without deal to end government shutdown; vote postponed until noon Monday
9 hours 52 min ago
Rick Rayburn of Rutledge, Minn. points to the paperwork he was given when signing up for MNSure health insurance. After signing up for the insurance Rick and his wife Rose were placed on medical assistance. Once on MA, without notification from the State of Minnesota, liens were placed on their property to recover the costs of the insurance. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
11 hours 46 min ago
January 20, 2018
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D.
ND senator one of few Democrats to vote for short-term funding bill; Klobuchar said Senate working on agreement
January 20, 2018 - 12:35pm
January 19, 2018
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) heads to the Senate floor after a meeting with fellow Democrats on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 19, 2018. Senate Democrats on Friday night blocked passage of a month-long stopgap spending bill to keep the government funded, leaving only a few hours to find a path forward before much of the government was set to shut down after midnight. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Funding for government lapses as short-term spending bill stalls in the Senate
January 19, 2018 - 10:06pm
Commissioner Myron Frans of Minnesota Management and Budget announces a $1.5 billion public works proposal Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. With him is President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
January 19, 2018 - 2:43pm
John Fowler, the chief executive of Supreme Pharmaceuticals, with bags of trimmed leaves to be sold for oil extracts, in Tiverton, Ontario, Canada, Sept. 20, 2017. (Cole Burston/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trudeau's strict branding rules will take fun out of legal weed in Canada
January 19, 2018 - 12:34pm
With a government shutdown looming, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan prepares for his press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Thursday. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
House passes stopgap spending bill, but a government shutdown still looms
January 19, 2018 - 6:54am
January 18, 2018
With a government shutdown looming, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan prepares for his press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Thursday. Must credit: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
House approves bill to keep government open as Senate Democrats threaten to block it
January 18, 2018 - 9:10pm
A B-52H Stratofortress bomber prepares to land at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, on January 16, 2018.  U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Richard P. Ebensberger
In a rarity, the Air Force temporarily deploys three kinds of bombers to the Pacific
January 18, 2018 - 10:00am
Reader Opinion: Sin taxes
January 18, 2018 - 7:30am
Spies fear former CIA officer may not face justice for suspected role in exposure of agents in China
January 18, 2018 - 7:15am
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