Senate Rejects House Spending Bill
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Hours From Shutdown, Senate Says No To House Plan
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The lights are on at the Capitol as the House of Representatives works into the night Saturday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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House Vote Brings Government To The Verge Of A Shutdown
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Speaker of the House John Boehner arrives at the Capitol on Saturday. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Senate OKs Stopgap Spending Bill, Leaving Obamacare Intact
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House GOP Leaders Gear Up For Debt Ceiling Battle
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House Republicans Ready To Move On To Debt Ceiling Debate
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Senate Inches Closer To Resolution To Stave Off Shutdown
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House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, speaks at a Republican rally Friday after the House passed a measure that would temporarily fund the government while crippling President Obama's health care law. The Senate is not expected to follow suit. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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What's Next In The Congressional Budget Showdown?
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House Funding Vote Likely To Put GOP In A Bind
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House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, talks about the deadline to fund the government Thursday on Capitol Hill. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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House Nears Vote To Fund Government, Defund Obamacare
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House To Vote On Slashing $40 Billion From Food Stamps
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House GOP Leaders Now Say Defund Obamacare Or Face Shut Down
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Advocates for the poor say the proposed cuts to the food stamp program — $40 billion over 10 years — don't make sense at a time when unemployment remains high. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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House Bill Would Cut 3.8 Million People From Food Stamp Rolls
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CBO Report: Long-Term Deficit Picture Gloomy
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