The “Shutdown” in the United States in the third week: A summit of Democrats and Republicans with the US President, Donald Trump was not on Friday without a breakthrough, an end to the budget dispute is not in sight. The leader of the Democrats in the Senate, Chuck Schumer, said after the conversation in the White house, Trump had threatened with a Shutdown in an unprecedented length. “He said he would hold the government over a very long time – months or even years.”
Trump insists that a new budget law must include funds for the required border wall to Mexico. The Democrats reject this categorically. Trump solicited after the Meeting, again for the construction of the wall. “We’re not talking about games, it is a matter of national security.” Trump called the conversation with Schumer and the new Chairman of the house of representatives, Nancy Pelosi, and “productive”. He think it was a “very, very good Meeting”. Both sides wanted the Government shutdown ended.
“Shutdown” lasts already for two weeks
Pelosi the conversation with Trump, described as a “long and sometimes controversial discussion”. It had been but agree that you lead the discussions. The dispute over the wall, could not be solved before the partially Government will not shutdown ended. You have achieved at the Meeting, but such progress is that there is a better understanding of each other’s Position, and that some possibilities had been excluded. The details you mentioned.
Vice-President Mike Pence said: “we are really grateful for the open and constructive dialogue that took place today in the White house.” Schumer said he and Pelosi have appealed to Trump, he should not take “millions of Americans and hundreds of thousands of workers” as hostages. The Friday the 14. The day of the “shutdown”. Hundreds of thousands of government holidays are agents in forced or you will need to work without salary.
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