Calling the partial government shutdown the result of a “two-week tantrum” by President Trump, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said the funds for the border wall the president wants will never pass the Senate.
“Everyone knew yesterday, long before the House vote, that the president’s wall lacked 60 votes in the Senate. It has proven to lack even 50 votes. It will never pass the Senate. Not today, not next week, not next year,” Schumer said.
“If you want to open the government, you must abandon the wall, plain and simple.”
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