John Boehner

Prospect for quick end is remote

Prospects for a swift end to the 4-day-old partial government shutdown all but vanished Friday as lawmakers squabbled into the weekend and increasingly shifted their... Read more »

Oct. 4, 2013

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Stocks edge higher, but investors remain cautious

Stocks were inching higher in early trading on Wall Street Friday but investors remain focused on Washington, where a partial shutdown of the U.S. government has... Read more »

Oct. 4, 2013

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Democrats say it's time for GOP to unite, end shutdown

President Barack Obama decided to stay home from economic summits in Asia as Democrats stepped up pressure on congressional Republicans to rein in their tea party... Read more »

Oct. 4, 2013

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Boehner ties government reopening to 2-party talks

House Speaker John Boehner is demanding that the White House and congressional Democrats negotiate with congressional Republicans about ways to re-open the government... Read more »

Oct. 4, 2013

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