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Obama blames House GOP for imminent shutdown

President Obama blamed an imminent government shutdown on House Republicans on Monday and said his health care plan is "moving forward" despite GOP efforts to defund it.<p>"You don't get to extract a ransom for doing your job, for doing what you're supposed to be doing anyway ... just because there's …

What the Government Shutdown Will Look Like Where You Live

Cruz pushes 'narrowly focused' CRs

Even after all the criticism of his meddling in House politics, Ted Cruz hasn’t given up giving the lower chamber friendly governing suggestions.<p>The Texas senator proposed on Monday night that the House should begin passing small appropriations bills to keep specific portions of the government …

The Idiocy of the Shutdown, in 3 Acts: Map, Thought Experiment, Speech

"Your purpose, then, plainly stated, is that you will destroy the Government, unless you be allowed to construe and enforce the Constitution as you please, on all points in dispute between you and us. You will rule or ruin in all events." Thus spake a previous Republican president.<p><b>1. Map.</b> What you …

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Government Shutdown

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Now What? Government shutdown to be felt across America

Hundreds of thousands of Americans are waking up Tuesday unsure about where their next paycheck will come from. Others will find their vacations to national parks cut short. Others still will find the frustration of the federal bureaucracy ... even more frustrating, with fewer federal workers …

Associated Press News

Obama: 'Congress has not fulfilled its responsibility'

The White House called it at 11:30 p.m.<p>The administration issued the order late Monday to begin shutting down the government — the first in 17 years — following a day of brinkmanship, blame and failed efforts by President Barack Obama, the House and the Senate to break the impasse.<p>At midnight, …

Revealed: how US and UK spy agencies defeat internet privacy and security

• NSA and GCHQ unlock encryption used to protect emails, banking and medical records • $250m-a-year US program works covertly with tech companies to insert weaknesses into products • Security experts say programs 'undermine the fabric of the internet'<p>• Q&A: submit your questions for our privacy …