Republicans Threaten Government Shutdown Over Vaccine Mandates

Republicans Threaten Government Shutdown Over Vaccine Mandates

This post was originally published on this siteWith federal funding set to lapse on Friday, President Biden’s mandate for large employers has emerged as a sticking point over a stopgap spending bill.

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House could vote on stopgap funding bill to avert shutdown Wednesday

House could vote on stopgap funding bill to avert shutdown Wednesday

This post was originally published on this siteThe House of Representatives could vote as soon as Wednesday to approve a stopgap measure to prevent a government shutdown at the end of the week when funding runs out Friday at midnight.

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Congress’s goal in December: Avoid shutdown and default

Congress’s goal in December: Avoid shutdown and default

This post was originally published on this siteCongress faces a government shutdown by week’s end and the expiration of the debt limit on Dec. 15, giving Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) two big challenges at the start of a very busy December.&…

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Congress returns from a holiday break with a full plate of must-pass legislation

Congress returns from a holiday break with a full plate of must-pass legislation

This post was originally published on this siteCongress faces a Friday deadline to keep federal agencies funded and avoid a partial shutdown, while Democrats push to pass the remainder of President Biden’s spending agenda.

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Democrats scramble to figure out shutdown strategy

Democrats scramble to figure out shutdown strategy

This post was originally published on this siteDemocrats are trying to lock down their strategy for a looming government shutdown fight, as they debate punting into early 2022 or setting up another deadline closer to Christmas. Congress has until the end of Dec. 3 to pass another…

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