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Lawmaker says GOP has the votes to avert government shutdown

Congress seems set to prevent a weekend government shutdown, but lawmakers and President Donald Trump still have longer-range disputes to settle over spending, immigration and other issues before they can declare budget peace......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 7th, 2017

Congress Readies Votes Friday to Avert Government Shutdown

The U.S. Congress is set to debate legislation that would extend until May 5 the deadline for a deal on federal spending through September and head off a feared government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 28th, 2017

House passes stopgap spending bill to avert weekend shutdown

Congress seems set to prevent a weekend government shutdown, but lawmakers and President Donald Trump still have longer-range disputes to settle over spending, immigration and other issues before they can declare budget peace......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 7th, 2017

Bond Report: Treasury yields climb on investor relief that government shutdown may be avoided

Treasurys slipped Thursday, pushing yields higher, after investors felt Congress would avert a shutdown of the federal government......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 7th, 2017

Congress seems set to avert weekend government shutdown

Congress seems set to prevent a weekend government shutdown, but lawmakers and President Donald Trump still have longer-range disputes to settle over spending, immigration and other issues before they can declare budget peace......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 7th, 2017

Trump says government shutdown possible, blames Democrats

Top Republicans tried quelling GOP divisions over the budget and a partisan immigration clash simmered in the background as leaders labored Tuesday to push a short-term spending bill through Congress by week's end and avert a partial government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 6th, 2017

House conservatives show openness to bill averting shutdown

Top Republicans tried quelling GOP divisions over the budget and a partisan immigration clash simmered in the background as leaders labored Tuesday to push a short-term spending bill through Congress by week's end and avert a partial government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 6th, 2017

House GOP unveils plan to avert government shutdown

House GOP leaders have unveiled a plan to avert a government shutdown next weekend and keep the government open through Dec. 22......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 2nd, 2017

GOP pressing plan to avert government shutdown on Dec. 8

House Republican leaders are looking to pass a short-term spending bill to avoid a government shutdown next week and keep the government's doors open through Dec. 22......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 30th, 2017

Market Extra: Failure to hike debt limit could be ‘more catastrophic’ than Lehman collapse, says S&P

Economists from S&P Global Ratings warned that a failure to avert a government shutdown could trim 0.2% of fourth-quarter GDP growth with every week it continues.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 31st, 2017

Market Extra: Government shutdown could be “more catastrophic” than Lehman collapse, says S&P

Economists from S&P Global Ratings warned that a failure to avert a government shutdown could trim down 0.2% of fourth-quarter GDP growth with every week it continues.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 30th, 2017

The Latest: Lawmaker"s failure to pass budget means shutdown

The Latest on legislative efforts to avoid a state government shutdown (all times local): 11:45 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 30th, 2017

Committee votes to send budget proposal to House and Senate

As lawmakers scramble to meet a deadline to approve a budget, Republican Gov. Paul LePage said Thursday that a government shutdown is "necessary for the future of Maine.".....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 30th, 2017

U.S. lawmakers reach deal averting shutdown

Negotiators in the U.S. Congress reached a deal late on Sunday on around $1 trillion in federal funding that would avert a government shutdown later this week, while handing President Donald Trump a downpayment on his promised military build-up......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 1st, 2017

US Congress seal deal on $1 trillion government-wide funding bill

Set spending plan to avert shutdown, bolster defence.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 1st, 2017

US Congress negotiators set spending plan to avert shutdown, bolster defence

Negotiators in the US Congress had reached a deal late on Sunday on around $1 trillion in federal funding that would avert a government shutdown later this week, while handing President Donald Trump ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMay 1st, 2017

US Congress passes short-term Bill to avert government shutdown

The Republican-led Congress averted a US government shutdown on Friday and gave lawmakers another week to work out federal spending through September 30, with tricky issues like defence spending stil........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineApr 29th, 2017

U.S. Congress passes short-term bill to avert government shutdown

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Category: topSource: reutersApr 28th, 2017

Congress passes short-term bill to avert government shutdown

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Category: topSource: reutersApr 28th, 2017

Congress takes steps to push budget deadline, avert shutdown

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress took steps to extend until May 5 the deadline for reaching a deal on federal spending through September and head off a feared government shutdown at midnight on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 27th, 2017

U.S. Congress may seek one-week funding extension to avert shutdown

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress inched toward a deal to fund the government through September but was preparing to possibly extend a midnight Friday deadline in order to wrap up negotiations and avoid an imminent government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 26th, 2017