Rauner, Madigan back at it on labor bill day after Obama preaches ... - Chicago Tribune ... a "major concession" by unions in giving up their right to strike, and called on his colleagues to prevent a lockout and government shutdown. 02/11/2016 - 1:28 pm | View Link
BREAKING NEWS: Dow plunging 300 points at midday trading - FOXBusiness.com ... more testing issues than are currently being faced – the fiscal cliff, Cyprus, Greece, withdrawal of QE, U.S. government shutdown.” 02/11/2016 - 1:18 pm | View Link
Stocks Drop, Yellen Says Negative Rates Not 'Off the Table' - FOXBusiness.com ... more testing issues than are currently being faced – the fiscal cliff, Cyprus, Greece, withdrawal of QE, U.S. government shutdown.” 02/11/2016 - 11:43 am | View Link
New Hampshire Just Gave the Republican Establishment a Waking ... - Huffington Post Did Jeb’s Hired Gun Murder His Campaign? - Daily Beast 02/11/2016 - 10:46 am | View Link
Energy, Financials Lead U.S. Market Selloff - FOXBusiness.com ... more testing issues than are currently being faced – the fiscal cliff, Cyprus, Greece, withdrawal of QE, U.S. government shutdown.” 02/11/2016 - 9:40 am | View Link
Markets tumble as fear reigns - EveryInvestor ... significantly more testing issues than are currently being faced (e.g. fiscal cliff, Cyprus, Greece, withdrawal of QE, US government shutdown). 02/11/2016 - 9:23 am | View Link
10 Ways To Empower Government Employees - Government Executive Public servants have faced the threat of a government shutdown more than once. Though fortunately these were averted, the sensation of having your 02/10/2016 - 3:05 pm | View Link
South Korea: Government says North Korea responsible for consequences from Kaesong shutdown South Korea said on Friday that North Korea would be held responsible for any consequences after the North kicked out South Korean workers and froze the assets of companies at the jointly run Kaesong Industrial Complex. Seoul suspended operations at the ... 02/11/2016 - 11:04 pm | View Link
Uber continues to ride while council taxi service shutdown by the State Government The RMS has shut down Willoughby Council’s cheap taxi service while Uber has been able to escape. THE State Government may have been unable to stop Uber but it has put the brakes on Willoughby Council’s affordable taxi service. The Roads and Maritime ... 02/10/2016 - 11:24 pm | View Link
Government statement regarding the complete shutdown of the Gaeseong Industrial Complex North Korea has pushed ahead with the extremely provocative act of launching a long-range missile on the heels of its 4th nuclear test, showing disregard for the repeated warnings of the international community and the suffering of its people. 02/10/2016 - 8:41 pm | View Link
Kaesong factory shutdown severs inter-Korean cooperation [PAJU, South Korea] Dozens of South Korean trucks returned across the North Korean border on Thursday, laden with equipment and goods from the Kaesong Industrial Complex, after Seoul suspended operations there as punishment for the North's weekend rocket ... 02/10/2016 - 5:12 pm | View Link
Another government shutdown? Here's the cost A possible U.S. government shutdown on Thursday, Oct. 1 has once again raised the prospect of throwing federal agencies into chaos, costing taxpayers billions of dollars in lost government productivity, along with a wide range of interruptions that will ... 09/21/2015 - 8:18 am | View Link
The Costs of the Government Shutdown The 16-day government shutdown is over, but the country has taken at least a $24 billion hit along the way. The financial ratings agency Standard & Poor's said Wednesday the shutdown "to date has taken $24 billion out of the economy," equaling $1.5 billion ... 10/16/2013 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Congressional Perks Deemed Essential During Government Shutdown While Public Sacrifices WASHINGTON -- Around the country, furloughed federal workers are wondering how they're going to pay their bills while they wait for the government to reopen. Businesses that rely on tourists are taking a hit due to shuttered national parks. And scientists ... 10/9/2013 - 1:30 am | View Link
Poll: Who would be blamed for government shutdown ... CBS News/New York Times asked Americans to weigh in on Planned Parenthood, as well as a possible government shutdown 02/13/2016 - 6:33 pm | View Website
Government Shutdown: Pictures, Videos, Breaking News Big News on Government Shutdown. Includes blogs, news, and community conversations about Government Shutdown. 02/13/2016 - 11:17 am | View Website
Government Shutdown News, Photos and Videos Browse Government Shutdown latest news and updates, watch videos and view all photos and more. Join the discussion and find more about Government Shutdown ... 02/13/2016 - 7:13 am | View Website
United States federal government shutdown of 2013 ... From October 1 through 16, 2013, the United States federal government entered a shutdown and curtailed most routine operations because neither legislation ... 02/10/2016 - 9:36 pm | View Website
Government shutdown in the United States While most government shutdowns prior to the 1995–1996 shutdowns had very mild effects, a full federal government shutdown causes a large number of civilian federal ... 02/10/2016 - 7:24 am | View Website
Government shutdown: What's closed, what's open? Government shutdown: What's closed, what's open? With the federal government now partially shut down, many government services and agencies are closed ... 10/9/2013 - 12:52 pm | View Website
government shutdown While up to 800,000 federal workers faced life without a paycheck as Day One of the government shutdown kicked in, Democrats and Republicans persisted in ... 10/3/2013 - 11:34 am | View Website
More than 13 million viewers tuned in to see Saturday night’s brutal Republican debate, the most-watched debate of 2016.
The six remaining GOP presidential candidates faced off on stage in Greenville, South Carolina, exchanging barbs, shouting over each other and questioning each other’s character before the state’s primary. The live CBS News showdown between real estate mogul Donald Trump, Texas Sen.
U. S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died of a heart attack, according to a Texas judge.
Scalia’s official cause of death will be listed on his death certificate as myocardial infarction, or a heart attack, Presidio County Judge Cinderela Guevara told WFAA-TV on Sunday. The 79-year-old conservative jurist also suffered several chronic ailments, including a shoulder problem, and underwent an MRI last week, Guevara said.
The county judge said she was told there were no signs of foul play when Scalia was found dead on Saturday at a resort in West Texas.
As details of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's death trickled in, witnesses said his body was found Saturday by a housekeeper in a room at a remote West Texas hunting resort. It took hours for authorities to find a justice of the peace to pronounce him dead.
The President of the United States has rarely failed to successfully appoint a new Justice to the Supreme Court because of an impending election.
However, an outgoing President Obama faces a mounting battle over his replacement for Justice Antonin Scalia, who died Saturday, as Republicans and
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell argue that the late conservative’s successor shouldn’t be picked until a new president is elected.
Other bench vacancies were filled during presidential election years, according to SCOTUSblog, which covers developments within the country’s highest federal court.
President William Taft nominated Mahlon Pitney to succeed John Marshall Harlan on March 13, 1912 after Harlan died about five months earlier.