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Budget deal allows far less money than Trump wanted for wall

2 monthes ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - Congressional negotiators reached agreement to prevent a government shutdown and finance construction of new barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, overcoming a late-stage hang-up over immigration enforcement issues that had threatened to scuttle the talks.
Republicans were desperate to avoid another bruising shutdown. They tentatively agreed Monday night to far less money for President Donald Trump's border wall than the White House's $5.7 billion wish list, settling for a figure of nearly $1.4 billion, according to congressional aides. The funding measure is through the...
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Lawmakers say they have tentative deal on border funding to avert a second shutdown

2 monthes ago   |   By The Morning Call

Congressional negotiators announced an agreement late Monday to prevent a government shutdown and finance construction of new barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, overcoming a late-stage hang-up over immigration enforcement issues that had threatened to scuttle the talks. Republicans were desperate...
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'Agreement In Principle' Reached On Border Security Funding, Top Republican Says

'Agreement In Principle' Reached On Border Security Funding, Top Republican Says

2 monthes ago   |   By NPR

Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., told reporters that he believes Congress can approve the legislation and send it to the president before the Friday night deadline to avert another partial shutdown.
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