Border wall standoff could lead to another government shutdown this fall
Tuesday, 19 March 2019 It’s unclear what legislative issues may consume Congress between now and the end of September but one thing’s for sure: President Trump’s veto of a measure to terminate his national emergency for the border has the potential to spark another government shutdown on Oct. 1.
According to Reuters, the U.S. Department of Defense is proposing to pay for President Donald Trump’s much-debated border wall by shifting funds away from projects funds for schools, childcare centers and other facilities for military children. The Pentagon gave Congress a list on Monday that...
President Donald Trump will ask Congress for $8.6 billion dedicated to building a wall along the southern US border in the 2020 congressional budget, according to a new report from Reuters. Though the..