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January 25, 2018
U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds, R- S.D., attends a forum at Dakotafest in 2016. (Matt Gade/Republic)
After shutdown, Rounds maligns budget process
January 25, 2018 - 4:43pm
January 23, 2018
House members leave after voting at the Capitol in Washington, Jan. 22, 2018. The House gave final approval to a measure that would fund the federal government for another three weeks, ending a three-day old shutdown. (Gabriella Demczuk/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
How the government shutdown ended up being a $31 billion gift to the health care industry
January 23, 2018 - 1:37pm
January 19, 2018
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) heads to the Senate floor after a meeting with fellow Democrats on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 19, 2018. Senate Democrats on Friday night blocked passage of a month-long stopgap spending bill to keep the government funded, leaving only a few hours to find a path forward before much of the government was set to shut down after midnight. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Funding for government lapses as short-term spending bill stalls in the Senate
January 19, 2018 - 10:06pm
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) leaves the Senate floor at the Capitol in Washington, Jan. 19, 2018. The Senate is heading toward a showdown vote on Friday on legislation to keep the government open past midnight as Democrats appear ready to block it, gambling that President Donald Trump will offer concessions in the face of a crisis. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
McConnell announces vote in last-ditch effort to avert government shutdown
January 19, 2018 - 8:39pm
January 18, 2018
With a government shutdown looming, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan prepares for his press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Thursday. Must credit: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
House approves bill to keep government open as Senate Democrats threaten to block it
January 18, 2018 - 9:10pm
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 18, 2018. President Donald Trump blew up Republican strategies to keep the government open past Friday when on Thursday morning he said a long-term extension of the popular Children’s Health Insurance Program should not be part of a stopgap spending bill pending before the House. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Senate Democrats gather votes to block spending bill; White House slams Congress over possible shutdown
January 18, 2018 - 4:13pm
September 23, 2016
White House, govt agencies to talk on plans in case of shutdown
September 23, 2016 - 1:47pm
September 18, 2015
OPINION: House radicals on a shutdown suicide mission
September 18, 2015 - 4:07pm
December 12, 2014
Senate leader Reid hopes for budget approval Friday
December 12, 2014 - 11:09pm
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), center, walks to his office Thursday after passage of a spending bill on the House floor at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. The U.S. House of Representatives passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill late on Thursday to fund most federal agencies through Sept. 30, the end of the current fiscal year. (Reuters photo)
US House narrowly passes spending bill, averts government shutdown
December 12, 2014 - 1:54am
March 3, 2014
October's federal government shutdown cost communities that are near national parks millions in lost business. (Wikimedia photo)
Shutdown cost national parks at least $414M
March 3, 2014 - 10:42pm
LETTER: Vets should get same support as tourism
November 3, 2013 - 9:52pm
November 1, 2013
Scott Walton
Shutdown squashes FBI dream
November 1, 2013 - 7:46pm
Expert: Shutdown hurt Midwest business conditions
November 1, 2013 - 7:45am
October 25, 2013
LETTER FROM GOV: SD government far more efficient than Washington
October 25, 2013 - 11:56am