continuing-resolution

The Republicans already won on the CR — in one graph

The continuing resolution the Senate passed is $217 billion smaller than Obama wanted.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Oct 1, 2013

Everything you need to know about why the government might shut down

The government could shut down at the end of the month. Here's why, in gory, horrible detail.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Sep 18, 2013

Can a possible government shutdown save us from the sequester?

There's another set of budget cuts coming down the pike at the end of March. But they could mark a big opportunity.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Feb 27, 2013