White House Says Trump Will Sign Border Bill, Declare National Emergency Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday afternoon that President Trump will sign a compromise bill to fund border security, but he will declare a national emergency to build the wall.
Trump 'Why Likely' To Sign Funding Deal If It Reaches His Desk, Official SaysPresident Trump tweeted that he has reviewed a border funding agreement reached by congressional negotiators to avert another shutdown.
Bill Would Allow Unemployment Aid For Government ShutdownsA measure to allow employees who must work during a government shutdown without pay to collect unemployment benefits is getting a hearing.
Federal Contract Workers Stress As Another Potential Shutdown LoomsThe government may be reopen, but some in Maryland are still struggling to make ends meet.
Maryland Bill Would Allow Unemployment Insurance In ShutdownsMaryland lawmakers plan to submit legislation to allow federal employees who must work during a government shutdown without pay to collect unemployment insurance.
Federal Workers, Contractors Cautious As They Head Back To Work Post-ShutdownMaryland was the third most affected state in the country by the shutdown.
State Of The Union Will Not Take Place Tuesday, Pelosi Aide SaysPresident Donald Trump's second State of the Union address will not take place on Tuesday, an aide to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told CNN.
Community Provides Relief As Furloughed Workers Feel Post-Shutdown EffectsThe shutdown affected thousands of pockets of federal workers and although there is a sense of relief following the announcement to reopen, furloughed families are still feeling the effects.
Smithsonian Museums Are Reopening After Losing $1 Million A WeekAfter major financial losses due to the partial government shutdown, the Smithsonian museums are getting back in business.