Shutdown Puts a Deep Freeze on Icebreaker Program

Due to the impasse over border-wall funding, Congress has not yet appropriated funds for a long-awaited heavy icebreaker.

FILE - In this March 10, 2010 file photo, a 25-foot harbor patrol boat passes by the 399-foot U.S. Coast Guard icebreaker Polar Star as it sits moored at a dock in Seattle.
AP Photo/Elaine Thompson