Idaho Sen. Mike Crapo has been selected to take part in upcoming congressional budget negotiations.
Mike Baker, Associated Press
Ten of America’s billionaires net worth would be more than the cash the U.S. has on hand if Congress cannot reach a resolution to raise the debt ceiling.
According to the Peninsula Daily News, three people have received $125 citations for “Violation of Closure” because they entered the Olympic National Park during its closure
About 25 people stood in the rain in downtown Fargo over the noon hour Monday to protest the federal government shutdown that’s reached the two-week mark.
The Alaska red king crab fishery that’s featured on the popular reality show, “Deadliest Catch,” faces an uncertain start because of the federal government’s partial shutdown, and a late opening could have costly implications in Japan.
Starbucks, better known for its piping hot coffee, is throwing itself in the middle of yet another heated national debate.
After a week off the job, more than 700 federal technicians who work for the Washington Military Department are returning to work Tuesday.
Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA) let the Republicans know how he really felt about the government shutdown still being on a stalemate by dropping an expletive.
Six members of Washington state’s 12-member congressional delegation have promised to give up their pay during the federal government shutdown that began Tuesday.