Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Trump walks out of 'waste of time' meeting with Schumer, Pelosi

President Trump on Wednesday walked out of a White House meeting with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, after the Democrats said they wouldn't agree to a border wall. "Just left a meeting with Chuck and Nancy, a total waste of time," Trump tweeted. "I asked what is going to happen in 30 days if I quickly open things up, are you going to approve Border Security which includes a Wall or Steel Barrier? Nancy said, NO. I said bye-bye, nothing else works!" The meeting was the latest attempt by Trump, Pelosi, and Schumer to find some agreement to fund the government. The government has been partially shutdown for nearly three weeks because they can't agree on funding the border wall that Trump wants to build on the southern U.S. border...MORE

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