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WASHINGTON | The Latest: Pompeo says diplomats’ morale good in shutdown

WASHINGTON —Jan 12, 2019—The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local): 10:20 a.m. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (pahm-PAY’-oh) says American diplomats’ morale remains “good” despite the government shutdown that’s left many of them working without pay. Pompeo is traveling in the Middle East as the shutdown is set to enter its fourth … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Pompeo says diplomats’ morale good in shutdown

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Dem says Trump threatened ‘years’ for shutdown

WASHINGTON —Jan 04, 2019—The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local): 1:50 p.m. President Donald Trump told congressional leaders he’d keep the government closed “for a very long period of time, months or even years.” That’s according to Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, who was among those meeting with Trump at the White House … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Dem says Trump threatened ‘years’ for shutdown