“government-shutdown” Charts

Koch Funding of Groups against the Affordable Care Act »

The Koch brothers, owners of Koch Industries and two of the world's richest billionaires, were recently running for cover as…

PRWatch.org
by: PRWatch.org
views: 280
Score: 4

1995 Government Shutdown Costliest Ever...Until Now »

The government shutdown of last month cost the US over $1 billion each week, greatly surpassing the previous record of…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 72

The Psychological Price Tag of Government Shutdown »

The mechanics of shutdown suggest that there will be few absolute losses, but psychology suggests otherwise. Consumer confidence dips considerably…

American Action Forum
by: American Action Forum
views: 111

The $24 Billion GOP Shutdown »

According to estimates by Standard & Poors, the 16-day government shutdown took $24 billion out of the U.S. economy, and…

Michael Collier
by: Michael Collier
views: 157

Our Debt »

Getting back on the path to fiscal responsibility should be a top priority for lawmakers debating the debt ceiling and…

The Public Notice
by: The Public Notice
views: 82

New Poll: Shutdown A ‘Jaw-Dropping’ Disaster for GOP »

According to a new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, the government shutdown has been a “jaw-dropping” (the phrase used by the…

The National Memo
by: The National Memo
views: 58

70% Feel GOP is Making Political Agenda The Top Priority »

As the government shutdown rolls on, polling numbers continue to reveal devastating numbers for the Republicans. An NBC News/Wall Street…

The National Memo
by: The National Memo
views: 33

Why Are We Raising the Debt Ceiling? »

Check out our infographic from May 2013. A drink limit at a party prevents dangerous driving, and a debt limit…

The Public Notice
by: The Public Notice
views: 321

Nearly Half of Food and Drug Administration Staff Furloughed »

During the government shutdown, the FDA will cease routine establishment inspections, some compliance and enforcement activities, monitoring of imports and…

T S
by: T S
views: 61

Government Job Creation Was On the Up Before the Shutdown »

A new detriment of the shutdown: it halted and may have possibly ended the trend of increasing government job creation.…

Jessica Garber
by: Jessica Garber
views: 90

Americans Think Current Shutdown is More Serious Than in '95 »

Perhaps Americans' severely low Congressional approval rating contributes to their belief that the current stalemate is more of a crisis…

Jessica Garber
by: Jessica Garber
views: 70

More Americans Think Shutdown is Just Bipartisan Competition »

This poll of Americans' opinions yielded very similar results as one taken during the government shutdown in November 1995.

Jessica Garber
by: Jessica Garber
views: 97

Majorities Want Functional Congress and Spending Cuts »

While threatening shutdown is not a popular move Americans also want the debt limit increases to come with strings attached.…

The National Memo
by: The National Memo
views: 50

The Government Shutdown: According to Twitter »

The Oct. 1 shutdown of the federal government, like any major political event, led to much debate and conversation across…

Michael Collier
by: Michael Collier
views: 87

On Twitter: Dueling Views on the Shutdown and Obamacare »

The simultaneous Oct. 1 shutdown of the federal government and launch of the insurance exchange portion of the Affordable Care…

Michael Collier
by: Michael Collier
views: 38

Continuning Resolution is a Huge Compromise for Democrats »

The Democrat-controlled Senate passed a continuing resolution (CR) to keep the government open that would set the relevant funding levels…

Michael Collier
by: Michael Collier
views: 165

Americans by 72% Oppose Shutdown Tied to Health Care Cuts »

American voters oppose 72 - 22 percent Congress shutting down the federal government to block implementation of the Affordable Care…

Michael Collier
by: Michael Collier
views: 118

Americans Not Prepared for Obamacare »

When asked if they believed the Media was mostly discussing how the Affordable Care Act will impact Americans, or discussing…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 11

Total Days of Government Shutdown By President »

The five separate government shutdowns which occurred under President Jimmy Carter total a length of 57 days. President Ronald Reagan…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 81

Length of Previous US Government Shutdowns, In Days »

Of the 17 prior US government shutdowns, the longest was the most recent. The shutdown beginning on December 5, 1995…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 248

Popularity Contest: Shutdowns No Problem for Politicians »

The history surrounding the last Federal Government shutdown in the mid 1990s informs us that politicians won't suffer a blow…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 55

Number of Government Shutdowns By Decade »

The first Government shutdown in over seventeen years begins on October 1st 2013. This will be the only shutdown of…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 26

Americans Blame Republicans for Possible Government Shutdown »

With the first government shutdown in 18 years beginning on October 1st 2013, blame is on both Republicans and the…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 25