Democrats Press Talks As Showdown Vote Looms On Funding BillDemocrats are pushing to reopen talks on must-do legislation to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend, fight the Zika virus and help flood-ravaged Louisiana rebuild.
Governor Perry Faults President Obama For Gov't Standoff Governor Rick Perry said Friday that President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats are to blame for the standoff in Washington that has led to a partial government shutdown.
Furloughed Workers Protest At Social Security BuildingThe second day of a partial U.S. government shutdown brought a protest to Dallas’ Social Security Administration building along Central Expressway.
Gov't Shut Down Leaves Those In Federal Benefit Fight WaitingNearly 24 hours into the government shut down some North Texans told CBS 11 it's not anger they feel, it's hurt. Now those who have been fighting for more benefits, in some cases for years, are stuck waiting again.