Government Shut Down

Dayton, GOP Finally Reach Budget Deal To End Shutdown
Both sides made sure to say they got something in this deal, so they can tell their respective parties they didn't back down.  Either way, the good news is it appears the end of the shutdown  is coming in a matter of days.
 
After weeks of crippling political deadlock, DFL Gov. Mark Dayton and Republi…
MillerCoors kicked Off State Shelves Due To Shutdown
As the little kids we elected to office continue to engage in a peeing contest, more businesses are impacted by the shutdown.  Recently we reported that many bars will soon run out of liquor due to the shutdown. Now the impact may be felt sooner by MillerCoors.  Again, this could cost the state a lo…
What’s Opened, What’s Closed: Your Guide To The State Shutdown
 
Like waiting in line for gas in the 70's, this is another historic thing for us to live through that will hopefully have minimal long-term impact.  However, for now there are services that are a part of the latest political chess game that are being impacted.  I hope for those being impacted that t…
Democrats, Republicans Agree On A Budget Deal
Democrats and Republicans narrowly averted a partial shutdown of the federal government Friday night, agreeing on a budget deal and a short-term funding extension little more than an hour before the clock struck midnight and time ran out.
The new funding extension, which cuts spending by $2 billion, …