With the US government in shutdown and federal workers going without pay, Congresswomen have been looking all over the Capitol to try and find Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. They want him to call a vote that could end the deadlock. Meanwhile, rapper Cardi B’s latest Instagram post breaks down the situation for her followers.
If an actual shutdown results, here are some facts on what is likely to happen to thousands of federal employees.
Donald Trump uses the word "enjoy" very often in his tweets, mostly when he is about to be interviewed about political issues. This has made me wonder whether he subconsciously links the US Government with entertainment.
I admit - I love America. I love the country, the people, the diversity, the food, the craziness. I know it has its faults but in general I love it. Except for one major thing. Guns. The country is a mess over this. If it wasn't so tragic it would be laughable. The whole thing has become a farce and I want to add my bit of nonsense to the subject.
We need to know exactly what the US government - and the UK government, which has been complicit in the 'rendering' of British and other nationals to Guantanamo - has done, so we can hold them to account. For all of us, the fight for justice for Shaker, his wife and children, is far from over.
The US Government has failed to approve a reworking of the controversial Patriot Act which gave the NSA completely free-reign
The US government's National Security Agency has developed spyware that can hide deep within a person's hard drive according
The United States government has already put in motion plans to sell commercial space to American businesses on the moon