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Amid government shutdown, here are the lawmakers who didn’t receive a salary

Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn. Blaming the Democrats for “play[ing] politics with our military and children’s health care,” Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., said she would have her salary withheld during the shutdown. If the military doesn’t get paid during the shutdown, members of Congress shouldn’t either. I wrote a letter to withhold my paycheck. pic.twitter.com/YyVXEVJfbD — […]

Shutdown enters third day as McConnell calls for bipartisan compromise: ‘Step back from the brink’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell leaves the Senate flooring Sunday night. (AP/Jose Luis Magana ) However, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer stated he and McConnell”have yet to reach an arrangement on a course forward”to re-opening the federal government. Sen. Bob Corker stated he was”a bit” more confident about reaching a compromise. (AP, File) Sen. Chris […]

UKIP leader faces crunch meeting

If the previous army officer were to step down it would leave UKIP seeking its 5th leader in 18 months. UKIP leader divides with partner Who is brand-new UKIP leader Henry Bolton? Patrick O’Flynn, UKIP’s MEP for the East of England, informed BBC One’s Sunday Politics East that the celebration might be “erased” if it […]