Tag: government-shutdown

74 How does a shutdown end if an agreement is never reached? 2019-01-03T02:48:12.687

46 What are the Republicans' arguments for blaming the Democrats for the shutdown? 2019-01-04T20:50:18.443

44 In the news, it says "essential" government employees would be required to work without pay. How? 2018-12-23T22:40:41.337

39 What happens if the shutdown continues until election season? 2019-01-15T14:43:25.253

37 Why does a US government shutdown have a specific beginning time? 2019-01-03T19:31:24.940

32 Can Congress end the government shutdown without the President's agreement? 2019-01-17T16:42:44.917

30 How will shutting the government down enable Trump to build his Mexico border wall? 2017-08-24T11:49:05.120

26 Why did Mitch McConnell vote against cloture for the continuing resolution on 2018-01-19 despite supporting it? 2018-01-20T09:04:02.160

25 What percentage of federal U.S. government employees are considered non-essential during a governmnent shutdown? 2013-01-11T05:10:23.900

23 Equivalent to government shutdown in parliamentary systems 2013-10-26T23:24:22.907

22 Why did the U.S. government shut down, if the Fed was providing funding through the bond buying program? 2013-10-01T10:23:32.037

22 In the USA, why is there still a government shutdown when Congress and the White House are controlled by the same party? 2018-01-20T15:51:44.553

20 Will NORAD Santa tracker be affected by the government shutdown? 2018-12-22T17:36:32.373

17 Are there any theories as to why there is so little public outcry about the US government shutdown? 2019-01-23T16:24:36.723

10 If conservatives don't like government, why don't they like the shutdown? 2019-01-06T22:08:46.080

9 Are the President of the United States and members of Congress considered essential to the federal government? 2013-10-01T15:05:18.820

9 Why is the Speaker of the House able to stop a vote on a clean spending bill? 2013-10-06T23:20:53.107

9 Why do we pay taxes during a government shutdown? 2018-01-22T18:39:59.777

9 Can't congress override Trump's assumed veto of the temporary spending bill? 2018-12-21T23:22:42.570

9 Which investigations against Trump are getting delayed due to the government shutdown? (if any) 2019-01-21T18:26:53.140

8 Does the United States have a built-in mechanism to resolve loss of supply? And if not, why not? 2013-10-08T11:17:01.410

8 Did Schumer offer Trump a deal that included the wall? 2018-01-21T18:12:42.783

8 What is gained by shutting down the government? 2018-12-27T04:56:40.560

8 Have members of Congress missed a paycheck during this shutdown? 2019-01-15T18:29:41.933

8 What happens to the money during a government shutdown? 2019-02-01T06:21:32.187

7 What does DACA have to do with the government shutdown? 2018-01-21T16:23:13.240

7 Why is the US federal government allowed to shutdown? 2018-09-28T13:55:56.887

7 What happens if a government shutdown lasts long enough for the current appropriations for essential services to run out? 2019-01-07T15:02:26.623

6 Would the reduction in spending due to an indefinite government shutdown eliminate the deficit? 2013-10-02T21:28:06.183

6 Does the new Budget Deal avert the December 11 Government Shutdown? 2015-10-27T21:51:45.630

6 Are there any assumptions on how long the US government shutdown is bearable for the unpaid employees? 2019-01-10T07:44:44.977

6 Given the president supports a "clean" CR, when can the US federal government reopen? 2019-01-25T21:29:51.973

5 How does a government shutdown happen? 2013-10-02T15:37:06.577

5 Why did the National Park Service need to spend money to shutdown a park they don't fund? 2013-10-03T18:09:30.903

5 Will government workers furloughed during the shutdown be paid later? 2013-10-04T02:01:42.083

5 How does the British Parliamentary system handle a situation like the US budget crisis? 2013-10-24T19:26:25.720

5 Legislation or Constitutional Amendment needed to prevent Government Shutdowns in the US? 2018-12-26T19:39:04.067

5 How many Republicans from non-Democratic states would have to side with Democrats to override Trump’s veto? 2019-01-04T19:51:27.080

5 What happens to government workers who had applied for days off during the shutdown period? 2019-01-05T16:10:21.680

5 Is government shutdown US specific? 2019-01-06T08:29:25.080

5 Why doesn't funding for U.S. government services simply continue at its previous level if a new budget can't be passed? 2019-01-17T00:43:21.313

5 What is the next portion of the US government that will be shutdown? 2019-01-19T23:13:38.547

4 How is Obamacare still functioning with no budget? 2013-10-01T12:16:51.413

4 Do white house and congressional staffers currently (or sans Obamacare) receive subsidies for their health insurance? 2013-10-01T18:03:50.470

4 How much has government spending increased/decreased in relation to the median households income since 2000? 2013-10-07T15:02:54.110

4 Is the US Government being shut down affecting the deadline for the debt ceiling? 2013-10-07T18:45:31.077

4 Why did Trump willingly take blame for shutdown? 2019-01-10T05:16:38.563

4 Does anything prevent essential government employees from quitting during the shutdown? 2019-01-25T21:55:54.850

3 Could state or federal agencies purchase "government shutdown insurance" if it was available? 2013-10-01T21:08:15.093

3 Why are some government services/programs closed from the federal government shutdown, while others aren't? 2013-10-12T19:54:17.033

3 Why did Sen. McConnell object to Sen. McCaskill's resolution to fund the military during the government shutdown? 2018-01-21T19:05:17.073

3 Will the government shutdown impact federal courts? 2018-12-22T17:33:38.150

3 Is the NBIB affected by the 2018-2019 government shutdown? 2019-01-02T14:49:46.290

2 Are US politicians still paid a salary when they cause a government shutdown? 2013-10-04T22:49:49.680

2 How (and how much) does the government shutdown affect the budget deficit 2013-10-15T16:14:34.030

2 Is it possible for the US to borrow money from other countries, after the shutdown? 2013-10-18T13:17:05.210

2 Why is the looming shutdown of the US federal government not avoided by "reconciliation"? 2018-01-19T15:48:12.023

2 What sense does it make to describe a halt-of-work caused by the US government itself as it being "shut down"? 2018-12-23T02:19:28.960

2 Budget reconciliation for border wall? 2019-01-15T02:52:49.063

2 Do non-working, non-essential US Gov't employees get back paid for time not worked? 2019-01-21T15:07:44.630

1 If the US Debt Ceiling is not raised what happens to Mandatory/Discretioary spending? 2013-10-02T15:07:20.687

1 Is the House responsible for deciding what to fund in the government and is this usually done with "mini-CRs"? 2013-10-08T13:35:48.847

1 How much will the upcoming election be driven by the government shutdown? 2014-11-03T20:33:18.023

1 What exactly did the Republicans win from ending the shutdown? 2018-01-23T02:39:33.930

1 Does the US Government shutdown prevent NORAD from tracking Santa? 2018-12-24T18:04:11.697

1 How long can a president keep a government shutdown? 2019-01-14T15:53:29.593

0 What's the difference between the Clinton government shutdown and the Obama threats of shutdown? 2015-11-02T05:02:23.493

0 Has the White House expressed willingness to revisit the Friday DACA deal? 2018-01-22T09:03:58.590

0 Why are Republicans (Trump, Graham) going all-in on border security funding when they most likely won't get it? 2019-01-04T00:56:01.917

0 What fiscal backbone is there for employees who are now on "leave without pay" due to government shutdown? 2019-01-22T20:20:20.507

0 What agencies are affected by government shutdown? 2019-01-22T21:30:40.090

-2 Why is the National Mall open for an immigration rally? 2013-10-08T15:44:21.880

-2 Can the Executive Branch legally enter into a contract to repay Fisher House? 2013-10-10T18:07:33.010

-2 Do Republicans intend to put policy riders in the next appropriations bill? 2014-01-06T17:52:13.777

-2 If Democrats are opposed to the shutdown due to the excessive costs of the wall, why do they accept costs of shutdown? 2019-01-14T08:54:37.850

-4 Missing Headline "Federal employee paid vacation celebrates not funding the wall" 2018-12-28T18:10:49.213

-6 How does Donald Trump shut the government down? 2019-01-26T23:31:02.687