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Trump signals next move in border-wall fight after Congress passes legislation to end record-long government shutdown

Trump signals next move in border-wall fight after Congress passes legislation to end record-long government shutdown

President Donald Trump and White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders sent off a pair of tweets on Friday night hinting the White House’s next move. The partial government shutdown ended on Friday with Trump’s signature on legislation passed by Congress. The continuing resolution funds the government until February 15 — without $5.7 billion in appropriations…


Trump concedes to Nancy Pelosi, agrees to postpone State of the Union speech

Trump concedes to Nancy Pelosi, agrees to postpone State of the Union speech

President Donald Trump. Alex Brandon/AP President Donald Trump will not give his State of the Union address during the government shutdown, he announced on Twitter Wednesday night. This concession ends a weekslong scuffle between Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who earlier on Wednesday denied Trump use of the House of Representatives chamber to deliver…



Trump storms out of government shutdown meeting after Democrats claim he ‘slammed the table’ over border wall

Trump storms out of government shutdown meeting after Democrats claim he ‘slammed the table’ over border wall

As seen from a window outside the Oval Office, President Donald Trump gives a prime-time address about border security Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2018, at the White House in Washington. Associated Press/Carolyn Kaster President Donald Trump on Wednesday vowed to continue the partial government shutdown after a contentious meeting with Democratic leaders. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer…