Which States Are Most Affected By The Government Shutdown?According to a new survey by personal finance website WalletHub, the nation's capital is also ground zero for the shutdown's impact on everyday Americans.
Pres. Obama Signs $12.3 Billion Water Projects BillCapping a rare instance of congressional compromise, President Barack Obama signed a $12.3 billion water projects bill Tuesday, financing improvements ranging from a harbor expansion in Boston to flood control in Iowa and North Dakota.
Bill Allowing Up To $760 Million In Federal Spending On Area Levees Passes HouseThe House passed the closest thing so far this year to an infrastructure bill — a $12 billion-plus bipartisan measure authorizing 34 water projects, ranging from flood protection in California and North Dakota to deepening the Port of Savannah and widening a Texas-Louisiana waterway that services the oil industry.