Government Shutdown

One proposal plans to provide a relief payment of $2,000 per month for up to a year.
The TV personality claimed shutdowns are deadlier than COVID-19.
Trump signed the bill, which will extend funding through December 20, hours before government funding was set to expire.
“Depends on what the negotiation [is],” the president said. “I wouldn’t commit to anything.”
The Department of Interior broke the law by raiding park entrance fees, the U.S. Government Accountability Office said.
The government shutdown earlier this year probably would have been worse otherwise.
Nikki Howard and Jaqi Wright quit their government jobs to make cheesecakes full-time.
Sen. Mitch McConnell and other lawmakers agreed on a $4.6 billion deal to house and care for immigrant refugees crossing the Mexico border.
The military service won't be fully caught up till June; its leaders say the shutdown caused an "erosion in readiness."
The House speaker warned the president's wall “is not the way that we relate to other countries, other people.”