Trump and Schumer-Pelosi brawl over the wall ahead of White House meeting

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President Trump Tuesday threatened a government shutdown if he doesn't get funding for his proposed border wall it came as he sparred with democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer during a hated meeting in the Oval Office. Mr. Trump has sought five billion dollars for his border wall. While Democrats are offering one point three billion dollars for border security here is part of the exchange between the president house, minority leader Pelosi and Senate minority leader Schumer. I have the White House. The White House's done and the house would give me the vote of I wanted it. But I can't because I need net you need ten votes from Chuck let me say something here. Do not have the votes in the head vici. I do and we need orders. Nancy Nancy, we need border security. I we need border security people up foreing into our country, including terrorists, we have tears. We've caught ten terrorists over the last very short period of time. Ten these are very serious people are border agents, all of our law enforcement has been incredible. What they've done, but we caught ten terrorists these people that were looking to do harm. We need the wall. We need more important than anything we need border security of which the world is just a piece, but it's important jump. Did. You wanna say Sierra? Here's what I want to say we have a lot of disagreements here. The Washington Post today gave you a whole lot of Pinocchio because they say you constantly misstate. How much the wall is how much of the wall is built ano- much there. But that's not the point of disagreement about the washing the weather. It's affected or not on border security. But on the wool we do. Not want to shut down the government. You will call twenty times. Times to shut down the government. You say I want to shut down the government. We don't we want to come to an agreement. If we can't come to an agreement. We have solutions that will pass the house and Senate right now and will not shut down the government. And that's what we're urging you to do not threaten to shut down the government because you're gonna just any choice. You can't pitcher and you shut it down. Yeah. You gonna say something Mr President? You just say my way, or we'll shut down the government. We have a proposal that Democrats and Republicans will support to do a CR that will not shut down the government. We urge you to take out of it's not good border security. Very good. It's not good border security. I won't it's when you look at these numbers of the effectiveness of our border security, and when you look at the job that we're doing just said it is affected. Can I be key? I tell you you just send it out. All these are only areas, we have the we want to do it. You have lost jockettes affective. We don't have oils, it is not affected. Yeah. We've come in here. The first branch of government. Article want the legislative branch but coming in good faith to negotiate with you, the president with Democrats Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer the meeting between the three was not originally scheduled to be open to the press stocks turned lower after the exchange was aired on

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