Tag: government shutdown

Opinion

Impending shutdown disastrous for students

Congress has once again failed to complete its basic job description and is relying on a temporary spending bill to prevent utter failure. On October 2, President Barack Obama declared he would not be signing another temporary bill, giving Congress eight weeks to learn how to compromise and fund America’s […]

Opinion

Editorial: Government shutdown not the answer to budget debate

While Congress argues over ideological viewpoints, hundreds of thousands of government employees wait with bated breath as we are once again days away from a federal government shutdown.  It is time for Congress to act like the responsible politicians they claim to be and approve a federal budget.  If the […]