Negotiators try for U.S. border security funding deal Monday: Senator Leahy
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 U.S. congressional negotiators were working into the night in hopes of striking a deal on funding border security programs through Sept. 30 and averting another round of federal agency shutdowns, Democratic Senator Patrick Leahy said on Monday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top four Democratic and Republican congressional negotiators on border security funding resumed talks on Monday, with the possibility of another partial U.S. government shutdown looming if they fail to reach a deal by a Friday deadline. The talks, which had broken down over...
Democratic Senator Ed Markey of Massachusetts and Republican Senator Roy Blunt of Missouri discuss the upcoming vote on a resolution aimed at stopping President Donald Trump's declaration of a national..