Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Government nears shutdown in impasse

Email News Alerts

WASHINGTON — A threatened government shutdown imminent, House Republicans scaled back their demands to delay the nation’s health care law Monday as the price for essential federal funding, but President Obama and Democrats rejected the proposals as quickly as they were made.

Advertisement

“We’re at the brink,” said Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement