During the response, Pelosi said the House has passed Senate Republican legislation to re-open the governement and fund " smart, effective border security solutions", but said Trump is "rejecting these bipartisan bills which would re-open government - over his obsession with forcing American taxpayers to waste billions of dollars on an expensive and ineffective wall - a wall he always promised Mexico would pay for!" According to CBP data, officials encountered only six immigrants at ports of entry at the southern border whose names were on the federal government's suspected terrorists list in early 2018.
Trump also suggested that other people, including rich liberals, build walls "not because they hate the people outside but because they love the people inside". "It's time that you do yours".
"I was a little bit anxious that when I heard Stephen Miller was leading this speech creation that we were going to have something really outrageous", he said, referring to Trump's senior policy adviser. Schumer refused to give an answer on the spot, first calling up Pelosi and talking it over with her - the two agreed not to take the deal.
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People watch a TV broadcast on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's visit to China , in Seoul , South Korea , Jan. 8, 2019. He also visited China three times, notably without a reciprocal visit from Xi in a break with diplomatic convention.
"He asked Speaker Pelosi, 'will you agree to my wall?' She said no".
Democrats in response accused Trump of appealing to "fear, not facts" and manufacturing a border crisis for political gain. "Now that the television networks have made a decision to air the President's address, which if his past statements are any indication will be full of malice and misinformation, Democrats must immediately be given equal airtime", they wrote in a joint statement released Monday night. Lawmakers also are anxious about missed paychecks for government workers Friday.
The president says among those hit hardest by illegal immigration are African-Americans and Hispanics, though he did not provide any evidence to back that up.
Past meetings with Democrats have resulted in both sides digging in, with Trump insisting on almost $6 billion for a border wall and Democrats saying they won't entertain the discussion until Congress passes and Trump signs a package re-opening shuttered federal agencies.
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A little injury here and there and a little setback, but he's a fantastic player and I'm really happy to have him here. Adam Lallana is set to play, while Daniel Sturridge and Divock Origi could also be given a run out, said the report.
The president has maintained he will declare a "national emergency" to obtain border wall funds if the talks aren't fruitful.
The president is planning to visit the southern border later this week, according to White House press secretary Sarah Sanders.
"The Republican Party, I can say, we had an hour meeting, a great time".
On Thursday, the president plans to make a trip to the U.S. - Mexico border in McAllen, Texas, to demonstrate the need for border security.
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The option will also provide healthcare to undocumented immigrants, said de Blasio, because they are still part of the community. Trump was to go on television Tuesday night to make his case for a border wall.
"I just listened to Senator Schumer", McCarthy, a California Republican, said.