FORT HANCOCK, Texas | Smaller government? Some Trump supporters cheer the shutdown

FORT HANCOCK, Texas—Jan 26, 2019— Donald Trump didn’t carry many parts of Texas’ heavily Democratic areas…

WASHINGTON | Belt buckles and beer: Federal shutdown hits businesses hard

WASHINGTON—January 24, 2019— From power restaurants in Washington and a belt-buckle maker in Colorado to a…

DALLAS | George W. Bush treats Secret Service detail to pizza

DALLAS—Jan 19, 2019—Former President George W. Bush treated his Secret Service detail to pizza to show…

NEW YORK | Met Opera offers free tickets to federal employees

NEW YORK —Jan 18, 2019—Federal government employees affected by the government shutdown can get some free…

Federal workers caught in the middle apply for unemployment

PROVIDENCE, R.I. —Jan 17, 2019— Thousands of federal employees and their families are applying for unemployment and…

WASHINGTON | Selective shutdown? Trump tries to blunt impact, takes heat

WASHINGTON —Jan 12, 2019— The government shutdown is wreaking havoc on many Americans: Hundreds of thousands…

WASHINGTON | Shutdown Day 12: Lawmakers to hear wall plea at White House

WASHINGTON—Jan 02, 2019— President Donald Trump said his Homeland Security officials will “make a plea” for…

WASHINGTON | Government shutdown likely to stretch into next week

WASHINGTON  — Chances look slim for ending the partial government shutdown any time soon. House lawmakers…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: House plans no more votes this week on shutdown

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local): 3:32 p.m. House lawmakers…

WASHINGTON | White House, Congressional Democrats see no deal on shutdown

WASHINGTON— Chances look slim for ending the partial government shutdown any time soon. Lawmakers are away…

The Latest: Budget office orders US government closed

WASHINGTON /February 8, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on Congress and spending legislation (all times local):…

AFGE thanks lawmakers for joint bill supporting federal workers

WASHINGTON/ Jan. 12, 2018 (STL.NEWS) — The nation’s largest union of federal workers, the American Federation…