Trump demands wall funding as threat of U.S. government shutdown looms – AOL News

WASHINGTON, Dec 20 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said border security must be part of legislation to fund the U.S. government, a position that raises the threat of a partial federal shutdown on Saturday.Republicans in the House of Representatives scrambled to amend a Senate-passed bill to appease Trump after he said he would not sign the legislation, clearing the measure for debate. A subsequent vote was possible later on Thursday but it was unclear whether Republicans would be able to pass what Trump wants.

Source: Trump demands wall funding as threat of U.S. government shutdown looms – AOL News

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