Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, R-Pa., who has opposed the shutdown from the start, speaks during the National Air Traffic Controllers Association rally to “Stop the Shutdown” in front of the Capitol on Thursday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
The shutdown is in its 21st day, and with talks stalled and Congress gone through Monday, its likely to continue through the weekend.
Here’s the entire shutdown week in photos:
House Rules Committee Chairman Jim McGovern, D-Mass., poses for a photo before an interview by CQ Roll Call in the Capitol on Monday. The gavel was his father, Walter’s, who was president of the Worcester County Package Store Association. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Tourists walk past a sign announces that the National Gallery of Art is closed due to the partial government shut down on Monday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) Former Rep. Gabby Giffords, D-Ariz., and Rep. Mike Thompson, D-Calif., leave the Gabrielle Giffords-Leo J. Ryan Room, after officially submitting the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 in the Capitol on Tuesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) Congressional staffer Elena Kuhn adjusts the flags before the start of the event to introduce the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) The grandson of Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., Auguste, greets Vice President Mike Pence as Scott and his wife, Ann, look on, during a mock swearing-in ceremony in the Capitol’s Old Senate Chamber after Scott was sworn in on the Senate floor Tuesday. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Watch: Trump’s border wall address vs. Democrats’ response
Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., are pictured in the Capitol’s Statuary Hall on Wednesday before a news conference on how the partial government shutdown is effecting furloughed workers and families. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence greet Senate Sergeant-at-Arms Michael Stenger, right, upon arriving to the Capitol to attend the Senate Republican policy luncheons. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) William Barr, left, nominee for attorney general, meets with Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., in Russell Building on Wednesday. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) From left, Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., Rep. Colin Allred, D-Texas, and Democratic Caucus Vice Chair Katherine Clark, D-Mass., hold the weekly caucus press conference in the Capitol on Wednesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) President Donald Trump, flanked from left by Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., John Barrasso, R-Wyo., John Thune, R-S.D., Vice President Mike Pence, Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind., and Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, stops to speak to the cameras following his lunch with Senate Republicans in the Capitol on Wednesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, gives a thumbs up to photographers as he boards the Senate subway to the Russell building in the Capitol on Thursday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) Sens. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., left, and Cory Booker, D-N.J., conduct a news conference in the Capitol to introduce a legislative package that would lower prescription drug prices in the U.S. on Thursday. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Get breaking news alerts and more from Roll Call on your iPhone or your Android.