GOP unity frays as shutdown grows near

A conservative challenge to the president’s health care law has the federal government teetering on the brink of a partial shutdown.

Senate passes bill to avert shutdown

A potential government shutdown hurtling ever closer, the Democratic-led Senate is ready to approve legislation keeping federal agencies fro…

Govt shutdown wouldn't stop Obamacare

A partial government shutdown next week would leave the major parts of the law in place and rolling along, according to former Democratic an…

House GOP considers options on shutdown

The timeline is daunting since House GOP leaders appear all but certain to reject the Senate’s attempt at a simple, straightforward stopgap …