A partial government shutdown began at midnight on Dec. 22, 2018, when a funding agreement between the Congress and President Trump could not be reached. The 35-day shutdown has come to an end after he announced a deal on Jan. 25, 2019.
(Pictured) President Donald Trump attends a Cabinet meeting on Jan. 2.
A demonstrator holds up a sign during a rally by federal workers at the Philadelphia International Airport to end the government shutdown on Jan. 25 in Philadelphia.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., leaves the chamber after Senate Democrats blocked President Donald Trump’s request for $5.7 billion to construct his long-sought wall along the U.S-Mexico border, as a partial government shutdown continues for a 34th day, at the Capitol in Washington, Jan. 24.
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