SCHUMER: I put ‘the wall’ on the table in my meeting with Trump, but he backed out of the deal
|01/20/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- The federal government entered a partial shutdown at midnight.
- Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said President Donald Trump agreed to a deal on immigration, healthcare, and spending levels during a White House meeting Friday but went back on the deal later in the day.
- According to Schumer, Democrats offered to give Trump funding for his long-promised wall along the Mexican border in a deal including a solution for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
- Schumer said Trump rejected the deal.
Senate Minority Chuck Schumer said Friday that he offered to include funding for President Donald Trump’s wall along the Mexican border as read more >>>