Lawmakers Getting Earful From Constituents After ShutdownLawmakers ended the government shutdown earlier this week with a last minute deal, but it could all happen again early next year if a long-term deal isn't reached.
Rep. Rothfus Optimistic Parties Will Come Together After Ending ShutdownIn sure sign the government shutdown is over, the doors to the popular Air and Space Museum were back open again Thursday afternoon.
Congress Approves Bill To End Government Shutdown, Avoid DefaultCongress has passed legislation to reopen the partially-shuttered federal government and avert a potentially disastrous default on U.S. obligations, clearing the measure for President Barack Obama's promised signature.
Is Aug. 2 Really The Debt Ceiling 'Drop Dead Date?'Robert Mangino talks with Mark Hulbert, editor of Hulbert Financial Digest and syndicated economic columnist, about the debt ceiling and the impending Aug. 2 deadline for a possible government default.