Once a week, David Hawkings, editor-in-chief of The Fulcrum, walks us through the biggest stories out of Washington, D.C. Top of mind right now: What happens next if Congress doesn't approve a 2020 budget by Thursday?
Washington Roundup: Congress Sets Stage For Year-End Budget Showdown
Don't hold your breath for Congress to reconcile and approve a 2020 budget before Thursday.
President Joe Biden received the COVID-19 booster and flu shot
The White House says the president hopes to encourage all Americans to follow his example and get vaccinated.
US border crossings by migrant families hits record high
The southwest border saw 2.2 million migrant encounters this fiscal year, closing in on last year's 2.4 million.
White House unveils new Office of Gun Violence Prevention
The office, created by executive order, will implement executive actions that have been laid out to reduce gun violence.
41-year-old woman dead after alligator seen with body in its mouth
A medical examiner's office said it will conduct an autopsy, which will help determine if the alligator killed her.
Usher will headline 2024 Super Bowl halftime show in Las Vegas
The R&B singer is an eight-time Grammy winner and has sold more than 80 million records across the globe.
New app lets you rent private bathrooms on-demand 'like Uber'
Users can expect to pay $15 for 15 minutes of time inside a 'Restspace," which connects people needing a bathroom with nearby hosts.