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Here's the truth: The government doesn't shut down

09/20/2013 7:51am
Here's the truth about a government "shutdown." The government doesn't shut down.

FBI confirms ongoing role in Swallow investigation

09/20/2013 1:46pm
FBI officials are confirming they're playing an ongoing role investigating Utah Attorney General John Swallow.

Obama moves to limit power-plant carbon pollution

09/20/2013 2:02pm
Linking global warming to public health, disease and extreme weather, the Obama administration pressed ahead Friday with tough requirements to limit carbon pollution from new power plants, despite protests from industry and Republicans that it would dim coal's future.

GOP House: Keep government open, hit 'Obamacare'

09/20/2013 5:36pm
Charting a collision course with the White House, the Republican-controlled House approved legislation Friday to wipe out the 3-year-old health care law that President Barack Obama has vowed to preserve _ and simultaneously prevent a partial government shutdown that neither party claims to want.

Utah congressmen vote to defund Obamacare

09/20/2013 7:20pm
In what ultimately might be more of a statement than reality, Utah's four congressmen voted Friday to keep the government running but do away with funding for the controversial Affordable Care Act.