An interim director is steering the ship, but the delay between administrations is unprecedented.
Lawmakers did not come up with an alternate plan in time for the midnight deadline.
Democratic leader Sen. Chuck Schumer heads to the White House Friday to negotiate a plan forward.
Mulvaney asks outgoing head of the Federal Reserve to cancel payment, calling it unnecessary.
OMB director claims Obama "weaponized" the 2013 shutdown.
Some agencies would furlough virtually everyone, while others would remain completely open if there is a lapse in appropriations.
Offload your worries, suggests a new study from Baylor University.
The administration plans to keep national parks and public lands partially open even without congressional funding, drawing criticism from Sally Jewell, the former secretary of the interior.
Paul Ryan highlighted defense hawks’ concerns about readiness and funding as Congress tries to avert a shutdown.
Nancy Pelosi compared it to the product of a productive dog walk and Jimmy Kimmel joked about something that comes out of a horse.
Improving the public’s experience with government just makes sense.