Week In Politics: Border Wall Funding And The Latest On The Government Shutdown
Friday, 11 January 2019 NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with political commentators Jonathan Capehart of The Washington Post, and Mary Katharine Ham of CNN, about the border wall, government shutdown and the likelihood of President Trump declaring a national emergency.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) detailed a meeting at the White House in which President Donald Trump stormed out over a disagreement about border wall funding and the partial government shutdown.
The Department of Defense has released a list of hundreds of military construction projects that are at risk cancellation.The reason? To free up funds and resources to pay for President Trump's border..