government shutdown

The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Government Workers Are Still Waiting on Payouts from the 2013 Shutdown

As federal employees sue for damages from the longest government shutdown in history, the victims of the last shutdown are still waiting to get paid.
VICE Staff
2.6.19
labor

Government Workers Are Still Trying to Get Paid for the 2013 Shutdown

As federal employees sue to get damages from the longest government shutdown in history, the victims of the last shutdown are waiting on their own payout.
Will Greenberg
2.1.19
Views My Own

Nancy Pelosi Mopped the Floor with Trump

The president lost his shutdown battle because he was outclassed by the woman leading the House.
Harry Cheadle
1.25.19
politics

Trump Is Actually Lousy at Making Deals, According to Negotiation Experts

After the president caved and ended the shutdown without getting a wall, it's clearer than ever he's not a master negotiator.
Justin Caffier
1.25.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Weed Company Is Giving Government Workers Free Bud During the Shutdown

BudTrader.com is donating medical marijuana to federal employees in need.
River Donaghey
1.23.19
Late Capitalism

Trump's Shutdown Is Costing Billions and Screwing the Middle Class

"If the refunds don't go out, then you really see a ripple effect..."
Matt Taylor
1.23.19
politics

An Interview with a Pissed-Off Government Worker Who's Running Out of Cash

"I just want to go to work. I don't care about the politics."
Alex Norcia
1.15.19
Views My Own

Trump's Shutdown Is a Savage Assault on the Working Class

People who aren't rich and don't spend their lives trying to get rich are the ones getting screwed.
Matt Taylor
1.15.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Guy Cleaned Up a Trashed National Park Bathroom and Sent Trump a Bill

He invoiced the president for $28.
River Donaghey
1.14.19
immigration

Here's What Would Happen if Trump Declared a National Emergency to Build a Wall

It would set off a legal battle and lead to the executive branch clawing away even more power from Congress. But Trump might get away with it.
Harry Cheadle
1.9.19
Views My Own

The Shutdown Is Mitch McConnell's Fault

The Senate majority leader can end the shutdown by defying Trump. He's just refusing to do so.
Harry Cheadle
1.7.19
Views My Own

Republicans Don't Really Want to Secure the Border

The GOP could have gotten money for border security and even built Trump's wall if they were willing to deal with Democrats. But the party has instead embraced anti-immigration extremism.
Harry Cheadle
1.4.19
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