Trump Signals He Will Shut Down The Government Again
January 31, 2019
Trump’s comments today signaled that he wants to shut down the government again over his ineffective border wall. Trump isn’t even trying to reach a deal.
Trump said he doesn’t expect the bipartisan committee to reach a deal.
Trump: “I don’t expect much coming out of the committee.”
Trump wants to hold workers’ paychecks hostage as a negotiating tool.
Trump: “By having the shutdown, we’ve set the table…we’ve set the stage for what’s going to happen on the 15th of February.”