Government Spending

Trump government shutdown threat rattles markets

President Donald Trump's threat to shut down the U.S. government to secure funding for a wall along the Mexican border rattled markets on Wednesday and cast a shadow over coming efforts in Congress to agree to raise the country's debt ceiling and pass spending bills.

Trump's infrastructure plan: Delays ahead?

The prospects for President Donald Trump to pass his infrastructure initiative before year’s end appear increasingly unlikely as the administration becomes bogged down with a slew of more pressing agenda items.

Debt Ceiling Solutions: Democrats & Republicans could come together

As the deadline to address the debt ceiling continues to loom over Congress, leadership in the House and Senate have been working behind the scenes in recent weeks to come to a consensus and are trying to set up a formal meeting that’s expected to take place in early September, Fox Business has learned.