Federal Government shuts down after House and Senate gridlock on budget


by Ross DuBray
Editor, West River Eagle

At midnight eastern time Monday night, the federal government, after partisan grid locking on the fiscal budget, shutdown after the House and Senate failed to pass a 2014 fiscal budget.

For more on how the government shutdown will affect BIA and IHS, see the October 3, 2013 issue of the West River Eagle.

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Most recent regular Eagle Butte City Council Meeting on April 9, 2014. Recording records entire meeting excluding a one-hour executive session. Top action taken: approved Tuesday's Ward II election results; rescinded February council action reducing Mayor salary, putting it back to what it was prior to action; appointed Verzella LaPlante Mayor; appointed Tyson LaPlante to fill Ward II seat. Most recent Dupree City Council meeting held on Monday, April 7, 2014. Most recent regular Dupree City Council Meeting held on March 3, 2014. Recording starts shortly after meeting was called to order and runs entire length of meeting. Main discussion points included city streets and the upcoming April election.


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