U.S. House Democrats to test Republicans on Trump’s wall demand – AOL News

WASHINGTON, Jan 9 (Reuters) – As a partial U.S. government shutdown entered its 19th day, Democrats on Wednesday were set to test Republicans’ resolve in backing President Donald Trump’s drive to build a wall on the border with Mexico, which has sparked an impasse over agency funding.House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her fellow Democrats, who took control of the chamber last week, plan to advance a bill to immediately reopen the Treasury Department, the Securities and Exchange Commission and several other agencies that have been in partial shutdown mode since Dec. 22.

Source: U.S. House Democrats to test Republicans on Trump’s wall demand – AOL News

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