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Student group blasts planned school closures

Student group blasts planned school closures

With COVID-19 spreading once again, government plans to shut down schools; Israel's National Student and Youth Council pushes back.Shlomo Witty, 03/01/2021 20:43
Deal reached to end US government shutdown

Deal reached to end US government shutdown

Under deal, government will reopen for three weeks while negotiations continue regarding border security.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 25/01/2019 21:15
Shutdown in US government? In G-d we trust

Shutdown in US government? In G-d we trust

Can the US administration shutdown be sending us a message that strengthens Jewish faith?Rabbi Yitz Wyne, 25/01/2019 16:22
Pelosi seeks to block Trump's State of the Union

Pelosi seeks to block Trump's State of the Union

House Speaker says she will block Trump from delivering State of the Union until the government reopens.Ben Ariel, 24/01/2019 01:42
Democrats reject Trump's immigration proposal

Democrats reject Trump's immigration proposal

House Speaker Pelosi calls Trump's proposal to end the partial government shutdown a “non-starter.”Ben Ariel, 20/01/2019 01:40
Watch: Trump delivers remarks on border crisis, shutdown

Watch: Trump delivers remarks on border crisis, shutdown

US president speaks about humanitarian crisis on southern border and ongoing government shutdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2019 23:18
Trump postpones Pelosi's trip

Trump postpones Pelosi's trip

Amid disagreements over ongoing government shutdown, Trump postpones congressional delegation trip planned by House Speaker.Ben Ariel, 18/01/2019 01:01
'He doesn't know what to do'? McConnell's role in the shutdown

'He doesn't know what to do'? McConnell's role in the shutdown

It’s time to talk about why this government shutdown is on Mitch McConnell, too.NPR, 17/01/2019 16:38
Trump on meeting with Democrats: A total waste of time

Trump on meeting with Democrats: A total waste of time

Trump meets Pelosi and Schumer but the sides fail to reach an agreement on the border wall.Ben Ariel, 09/01/2019 23:31
Democrats block anti-BDS bill, citing shutdown

Democrats block anti-BDS bill, citing shutdown

Senate Democrats block package of bills which included codifying Israel assistance and protection for states which fight BDS.Elad Benari, 09/01/2019 02:33
Talks on reopening US government end with no breakthrough

Talks on reopening US government end with no breakthrough

White House officials, congressional aides cannot agree on ending government shutdown, will meet again Sunday.Ben Ariel, 06/01/2019 03:14
Trump says shutdown could continue 'for years'

Trump says shutdown could continue 'for years'

Closed-door meeting between Trump and congressional leaders ends without results.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 04/01/2019 21:29
Democrats pass legislation to end shutdown

Democrats pass legislation to end shutdown

US House of Representatives pass legislation to end partial government shutdown, but it may not even be voted upon by the Senate.Ben Ariel, 04/01/2019 06:15
No end in sight for US government shutdown

No end in sight for US government shutdown

Pelosi reiterates there will be "no money" for the border wall, while McConnell says he will not bring Democrats' spending bill to vote.Ben Ariel, 03/01/2019 05:34
What is the Republican strategy to end the shutdown?

What is the Republican strategy to end the shutdown?

Brian McGuire, former chief of staff for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, discusses the politics of the shutdown.NPR, 21/01/2018 23:21
Pence to visit Middle East despite shutdown threat

Pence to visit Middle East despite shutdown threat

U.S. Vice President to head to the Middle East despite the threat of a federal government shutdown looming over Washington.Elad Benari, Canada, 19/01/2018 20:13
Senate, House Approve Deal to End Shutdown

Senate, House Approve Deal to End Shutdown

The short-term bill will end the partial government shutdown and raise the debt ceiling.Elad Benari, 17/10/2013 05:36
Boehner: Obama Insisting On Our Surrender

Boehner: Obama Insisting On Our Surrender

U.S. House Speaker rejects Obama’s stance that he’ll talk to Republicans only after the partial government shutdown ends.Elad Benari, 09/10/2013 03:14
Obama: Raise the Debt Ceiling Or We're in Trouble

Obama: Raise the Debt Ceiling Or We're in Trouble

President Barack Obama says the U.S. economy risks a “very deep recession” if Congress doesn’t raise the debt ceiling.Elad Benari, 09/10/2013 00:15
White House: Sanctions Are Affected by Shutdown

White House: Sanctions Are Affected by Shutdown

U.S. efforts to pressure Iran, Syria and others are inhibited by the government shutdown, says White House press secretary.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/10/2013 00:28
White House to Support Retroactive Pay

White House to Support Retroactive Pay

White House says it will support legislation that would retroactively pay federal workers who have been furloughed due to the shutdown.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/10/2013 23:06
US Aid to Israel Delayed by Shutdown

US Aid to Israel Delayed by Shutdown

Israel was supposed to receive $3.2 billion for the 2014 financial year on October 1.Gil Ronen, 03/10/2013 19:05
Obama 'Exasperated' by Shutdown

Obama 'Exasperated' by Shutdown

President Barack Obama announces he won't negotiate with the Republicans until they end the government shutdown.Elad Benari, 03/10/2013 02:12
U.S. Shutdown May Delay Aid to Israel

U.S. Shutdown May Delay Aid to Israel

A prolonged U.S. federal government shutdown could delay military assistance to Israel, says the State Department.Elad Benari, 03/10/2013 01:14
House Passes Budget Offer

House Passes Budget Offer

Shutdown getting closer: House approves a counterproposal to rein in ObamaCare and fund the government, then the Senate rejects it.Elad Benari, 01/10/2013 04:46
Senate Rejects Budget, Federal Services Shutdown

Senate Rejects Budget, Federal Services Shutdown

This strategy of eradicating Obamacare has the country in economic chaos.Kochava Rozenbaum , 30/09/2013 23:12