US government shutdown: anniversary of Trump inauguration marred by chaos

US government shutdown: anniversary of Trump inauguration marred by chaosFederal workers were told to stay home after the White House and Congress failed to pass a government spending bill. Donald Trump’s first anniversary in office was marked by the turbulence and division that have defined his presidency, with a government shutdown and protests in cities across the country. Up to 800,000 federal workers were told to stay home after the White House and Congress failed to strike a compromise on a government spending bill.