Senate Government Shutdown

U.S. Congress Ends Default Threat, President Obama Signs Debt Bill
October 17th, 2013

Early Thursday morning US President Barack Obama signed a bill into law to end a disruptive 16-day government shutdown and increase the current debt ceiling to prevent the country from a debt dafault.

U.S. Senators Hint at Possible Fiscal Deal on Tuesday
October 14th, 2013

The U.S. Congress showed signs of progress in talks over government spending crisis, which stopped work of federal agencies.