A GOP showdown over the debt limit could grip Congress and the nation next year

Republicans unhappy about government spending may push a federal shutdown

By: - October 28, 2022 4:00 am
The front of the U.S. Capitol building

The U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., in September 2022. (Lynne Terry/Oregon Capital Chronicle)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.