Many federal workers are going without pay, and other government tasks aren't being done.
The partial gov't shutdown centres on Trump's request for over $5bn in border wall funding, a demand Democrats oppose.
How has it affected American life so far? Mr Trump insists the government will stay closed until he gets that funding, and as the shutdown enters.
Stretching into a third week, the shutdown is the second-longest in US The closures affect around 25% of the federal government, and are.
A shutdown occurs when Congress can't agree on a budget. The longest U.S. shutdown began on Dec. 21, The next one could occur on Feb.
An estimated federal employees are working without pay through the partial government shutdown, but even those who don't get a.
All three programs fall under “mandatory spending” that the federal government has committed to — and are not affected by the annual.
Congress has let funding for federal agencies lapse again because . 3) What government programs are affected by this shutdown, and when?.
As the partial government shutdown continues well into its third week, federal agencies and employees are feeling the pinch.
Updated Jan. 10 at p.m. ET. The U.S. government has been operating under a partial shutdown since Dec. The shutdown, driven by a.