Federal government of the United States
A parade of corporate executives joined the US president as he declared a state of emergency.
Many areas have reported an inability to test people suspected of contracting Covid-19, and the White House has reportedly tried to restrict information.
Julian Assange Charged By US Government Over Conspiracy With Chelsea Manning To Commit Computer Intrusion
He could face a maximum penalty of five years in jail.
The president's demand for a border wall has kept much of the government closed for more than three weeks, leaving thousands of workers without pay.
It puts Christmas train delays into perspective...
Donald Trump's funding demands have led to an impasse, disrupting hundreds of thousands of government workers just days before Christmas.
Poverty rates in the U.S. are shockingly high for one of the richest countries in the world.