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Shutdown Week Two: Defense Dept. Puts 350,000 Back to Work

Shutdown Week Two: Defense Dept. Puts 350,000 Back to Work

by Imara Jones on October 7 2013, 11:27AM

The DoD brought back almost all of its workers on the same day that the United States mounted military operations in Somalia and Libya.

Topics: /NOW, Shutdown

Native Tribes Already Feeling the Effects of Government Shutdown

Native Tribes Already Feeling the Effects of Government Shutdown

by Von Diaz on October 3 2013, 12:43PM

Transportation and elder home care have already been suspended for Montana’s Crow Tribe, which saw half of its employed members furloughed due to the government shutdown.

Topics: /NOW

House Democrats Introduce New Immigration Bill Amid Government Shutdown

House Democrats Introduce New Immigration Bill Amid Government Shutdown

by Von Diaz on October 2 2013, 1:31PM

The new immigration bill seems as unlikely to pass as the Senate-backed bill, but House Democrats are still trying.

Topics: /NOW

Shutdown Day 1: Costs Already High

Shutdown Day 1: Costs Already High

by Imara Jones on October 1 2013, 5:33PM

The DC region alone is expected to lose $200 million a day

Topics: Economy, /NOW, Shutdown

Why Race Matters in the Government Shutdown

Why Race Matters in the Government Shutdown

by Imara Jones on October 1 2013, 7:00AM

Well, for starters, people of color make up 35 percent of the federal workforce.

Topics: Economy, Shutdown

Government Shutdown: Here We Go, Again

Government Shutdown: Here We Go, Again

by Brentin Mock on September 27 2013, 7:00AM

What’s open and what’s closed when the feds must shut their doors.

Topics: Politics, Shutdown

The Tea Party's Vision, Realized

The Tea Party’s Vision, Realized

by Imara Jones on September 24 2013, 8:57AM

As we stare over the brink of a catastrophic government shutdown, the nation has arrived right where the tea party wing of the GOP meant to lead us.

Topics: Economy, Shutdown

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