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February 8, 2018
Sen. Rand Paul briefly speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill on Thursday, Feb. 8. (Melina Mara / Washington Post)
Government shuts down as budget bill stalls in Congress
February 8, 2018 - 11:56pm
January 22, 2018
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks back to his office after the Senate voted to reopen government. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Shutdown ends after Democrats agree to trust that McConnell will allow 'dreamer' vote
January 22, 2018 - 8:18pm
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks to members of the media while walking through the Capitol on Sunday. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Senate adjourns without deal to end government shutdown; vote postponed until noon Monday
January 22, 2018 - 7:54am
October 16, 2013
Noem votes against shutdown deal; Thune, Johnson vote in favor
October 16, 2013 - 9:51pm
Johnson, Thune vote to end shutdown
October 16, 2013 - 8:56pm
September 27, 2011
Politics split delegation on reasons for squabble
September 27, 2011 - 6:48am
September 26, 2011
Congress is working to avert another government shutdown.(AP photo)
As government shutdown looms, Senate enters spotlight
September 26, 2011 - 5:10am
July 12, 2011
In front of the closed Minnesota Capitol in St. Paul, Minn., Gov. Mark Dayton said on Monday that he is open to several tax-increase options to end a government shutdown, not just the income tax increase he proposed. (Don Davis/Forum Communications Co.)
Minn. Gov. Dayton to take budget message on the road
July 12, 2011 - 10:23am