Goverment Shutdown

Sandy Level, VA – January 8th: View of the reeds, fishing pond and reflections at the Smith Mountain Dam picnic area located in Sandy Level in Pittsylvania County, Virginia, USA on January 8th, 2019.(Dreamstime)
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January 29, 2019 - 12:19 pm
GLOUCESTER, Mass. (AP) - The administrator of a federal fisheries office says the government is behind schedule on actions related to oceans management because of the long shutdown. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is charged with regulating fishing and marine issues for the U.S...
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A TSA worker helps passengers at the Salt Lake City International Airport Wednesday Jan., 16, 2019, in Salt Lake City.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
January 17, 2019 - 2:52 pm
(AP) —TSA officials say the rate of airport screeners missing work during the partial government shutdown has stabilized — but still at unusually high numbers — just before a three-day holiday weekend that is likely to bring bigger airport crowds. The Transportation Security Administration said...
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President Donald Trump speaks at the American Farm Bureau Federation's 100th Annual Convention, Monday Jan. 14, 2019, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
January 15, 2019 - 11:39 am
By CATHERINE LUCEY and JILL COLVIN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Shifting strategy, the White House invited rank-and-file House Democrats to lunch Tuesday with President Donald Trump, bypassing Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her leadership team in an effort to get centrist and freshman lawmakers...
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