ABC News— House Speaker-designate Nancy Pelosi says that lawmakers should punt a debate over the president's demand for a border wall to next fall in order to avert a partial government shutdown.
ABC News—Shutdown looms as Nancy Pelosi rejects Trump's demand for border wall. The House of Representatives passed a two-week stopgap measure during a pro forma session Thursday afternoon, and the Senate is expected to quickly follow suit.
www.washingtonpost.com—Trump says he’s considering a Plan B if Congress rejects his demand for $5 billion in border wall funding. “There are other potential ways that I can do it,” the president said Tuesday in an interview with The Washington Post.
charlotteobserver—Pelosi takes hard line on paying for Trump’s border wall. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi on Thursday rejected the idea of paying for President Donald Trump's border wall in exchange for helping hundreds of thousands of young immigrants avoid deportation.