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Short-term debt limit hike under consideration by Senate Democrats

Senate Democrats are drafting legislation to raise the nation's debt limit without the type of unrelated conditions that Republicans have said they intend to...

The government shutdown without end enters second week

The government shutdown entered its second week with no end in sight and ominous signs that the United States was closer to the first...

Divided Congress enters crucial week in budget, debt fight

As the U.S. government moved into the second week of a shutdown on Monday with no end in sight, a deadlocked U.S. Congress also...

Defiant Boehner to Obama: No concessions, no hike in debt limit

The United States moved closer to the possibility of the first-ever default on the government's debt Sunday as Speaker John Boehner adamantly ruled out...

No weekend progress on government shutdown

A large chunk of the furloughed federal work force is headed back to the Pentagon, and those who remain at home or are working...

Obama to Americans: Don’t give up on my health care

Defending the shaky rollout of his health care law, President Barack Obama said frustrated Americans "definitely shouldn't give up" on the problem-plagued program now...

Congress set to grant back pay to federal workers idled by...

A partial government shutdown enters its fifth day, with Congress convening for a session that promises no progress in breaking the impasse but will...

Both sides look for political advantage in shutdown debable

Republicans and Democrats have wasted little time trying to use the first federal government shutdown in a generation for political advantage ahead of next...

No end in sight for politically-driven government shutdown

Prospects for a swift end to the 4-day-old partial government shutdown all but vanished Friday as lawmakers squabbled into the weekend and increasingly shifted...

GOP aides: Votes exists to join Democrats and pass a...

Aides to Republican members of Congress tell Capitol Hill Blue that they have the votes necessary to combine with Democrats to pass a clean...