US government shutdown
The U.S. government been has been in shutdown mode since Dec. 22 over Trump's demand for border wall money.
Senators are set to approve a three-week funding measure to reopen the government.
Neither Republicans nor Democrats seem to be ready to compromise.
It's pretty sad to see the U.S. government shutdown and all the havoc it has wrought. Can you imagine if the same thing occurred in Canada and the Harper government was prevented from reading its Speech from the Throne next week as planned?
The bank's president, Jim Yong Kim, says there is a danger of rising interest rates and slower growth. Speaking Saturday
The U.S. government shutdown has had an interesting side effect for Canada: It has held out the promise of lower mortgage
The latest U.S. government shutdown dominated headlines this week, prompting questions as to whether a similar situation could happen here. I sat down with my colleague at Samara, Jane Hilderman, to talk about the government shutdown and why -- for better or for worse -- it can't happen in Canada. What's at the heart of a government shutdown like the sort we're seeing in the U.S.?
As the shutdown of the U.S. government enters its third day, disrupting everyone from farmers who can't cash their paycheques
This question seems to come up a lot now that the U.S. government has pulled the plug on itself for the first time in 17
Canada's number one claim to fame is that we're a less insane version of America. We don't need to import any of the political brinkmanship that has made the U.S. government about as effectual as a two-year-old having a tantrum.