Congress Passes Budget Deal, Gov’t Re-Opens With Trump SignatureFor the second time in three weeks, our federal government has shut down and then re-opened again.
Federal Workers Worrying About Another Looming ShutdownThe swift steps ending a messy and expensive government shutdown has enabled hundreds of thousands of federal workers to return to work Tuesday, but some say they fear they could find themselves in limbo again in a few more weeks.
A Look At The US Parks Open, Closed Amid Government ShutdownVisitors could still ride snowmobiles and ski into Yellowstone National Park Saturday to marvel at the geysers and buffalo herds, despite the federal government shutdown.
How Does Government Shutdown Affect Minnesota?On the one-year anniversary of President Trump's inauguration, the government is shutting down.
Government Shutdown Starts On Trump's Inaugural AnniversaryAmericans awoke Saturday to learn that bickering politicians in Washington had failed to keep their government in business.
How A Federal Government Shutdown Will Affect MinnesotaIt's beginning to look like a federal government shutdown is more and more likely, and it could have dramatic effects in Minnesota.
Minnesota Legislature Files Suit Against Gov. DaytonThe governor's shutdown threat could mean the largest mass layoff in Minnesota since 2015.
Lawmakers Have Just A Week To Resolve The Budget BattleJust a week to go until the end of the Minnesota legislative session, and yet there’s still no agreement on a budget to fund state government.
No Budget Deal In Sight As Legislative Deadline ApproachesMinnesota's Republican Legislature is sending the remainder of its budget bills to Gov. Mark Dayton's desk. Then the real work begins.
Talking Points: Will Lawmakers Pass A Budget Before The Deadline?A week from Monday is the deadline for the Minnesota Legislature to complete all its business, including passing a two-year budget bill for the state.
Shutdown Concerns Bring Back 2011 MemoriesMinnesota's political leaders are entering the legislative homestretch with no budget deal in sight. It's familiar territory.
Talking Points: Will There Be A Special Session? Government Shutdown?Three weeks from Monday, May 22, is the deadline for the Minnesota Legislature to adjourn. But so far there is no agreement on the state’s budget for the next two years and that means the likelihood of a possible special session and even a state government shutdown this summer.