the work of The US Federal police FBI suffers, according to a professional Association has increasingly come under the for more than a month continuing budget freeze.

The agents were working without pay, under increasingly difficult conditions, said the President of the FBI-the professional Association FBIAA, Tom O’connor, on Tuesday (local time) at a press conference. The have an impact on national security.

Several informants of the FBI from the terrorist – and drug scene could not be held, reports CNN citing the FBIAA report “Voices from the Field”. In it, FBI agents describe the consequences of the lack of funds in their practical work.

The FBI distanced itself in a statement of the report, as CNN writes. The Report is a product of the FBIAA, and not by the investigating authority.

In the center of the budget dispute, the claim by President Donald Trump to 5.7 billion dollars (about 5 billion Euro) to Finance a wall on the border to Mexico. This is one of the most important election campaign promise of Trump. The opposition Democrats have a majority in the house of representatives, holding the wall for an immoral and ineffective solution to the illegal immigration.

About 800,000 Federal dispute are members of the staff due to the Budget since the beginning of this month forced vacation or have to work without pay.

Republicans and Democrats in the U.S. Senate want to launch on Thursday a new attempt on the part of the US have still to finish administrative. However, hardly one of the two competing designs is likely to get the necessary 60 of 100 votes. The Republicans, from President Donald Trump have to Sit in the Senate, a majority of 53.

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