Published by Julie Kent on October 21, 2013 - 8:57am
The latest CNN/ORC International poll found that a majority of Americans say its a bad thing that Republicans currently control the House of Representatives, and an even largr percentage wants John Boehner (R-OH) to be replaced as House Speaker.
Published by Julie Kent on October 9, 2013 - 6:13pm
The infamous Koch Brothers, Charles and David, bankroll Republican causes and candidates but have begun distancing themselves from the GOP as America reacts with growing outrage and horror of the imminent prospects of a U.S. debt default.
On Friday, a National Weather Service employee being forced to work unpaid during the government shutdown included a secret message in a forecast which read, "Please pay us." The message was hidden in the first paragraph of an early morning update for the Anchorage, Alaska, region.
Published by Julie Kent on October 3, 2013 - 11:17am
A CBS News poll released Thursday confirmed what has long been suspected and anticipated: more Americans blame Republicans, rather than President Barack Obama and Democrats, for the first government shut down in 17 years.
Published by Julie Kent on October 1, 2013 - 5:07pm
Hundreds of thousands of federal employees were forced to stay home, without pay, due to the start of a government shutdown at midnight and will not be paid during the impasse. Two Ohio lawmakers, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D) and Rep. Bill Johnson (R), have decided to join dozens of other U.S.
Published by Julie Kent on September 30, 2013 - 8:22pm
NASA turns 55 years old on October 1st, however if Congress and the President are unable to agree on a budget or continuing resolution, the space agency may be spending that birthday shut down nearly completely along with many other federal agencies.