Lapse in funding

There has been a lapse in government funding, so the government is shutdown. As noted earlier in the minutes leading up to this crisis, this is bad for the military,…

Pending shutdown on January 20th

The government will shutdown in less than an hour.  Regardless of politics, this is bad for America, the economy, and millions of Americans including our troops and civil servants. A bill…

What happens during a shutdown

A government shutdown is huge The US government is one of the largest employers in the world.  (And is the largest by some measures). The Antideficiency Act sets out what happens if…