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"From Westwood One news. It's Tuesday January eighth twenty nineteen coming up on America in the morning. President Trump plans of speech to the nation and a trip to the southern border. I'm Bob Costantini at the White House, some government employees increasingly concerned as the government shutdown continues my little girl she likes to do that anymore. I'm Clayton Neville, Brian. Todd reports North Korea's Kim Jong UN visits. China's president. Gee, today's the day. We learn whether Sears is saved from the retail trash heap work. It will join businesses like toys R us the sports authority and Circuit City. I'm Steve Kastenbaum. And I'll tell you why what's all the buzz this year at the Consumer Electronics Show opening in Las Vegas. I'm Tom Busby. Groeger and Microsoft come together in a partnership to open smarter grocery stores. I'm Jana Johnson. Do you have a favorite pirate? I don't really have a favorite because I find them all rather miserable creature. I'm Jim Bohannon with black flags. Blue waters coming up all ahead on America in the morning. It's seven after the hour. The Trump White House is promising tax refunds will go out to Americans despite the partial government shutdown. Also Bob Costantini reports. President Trump will lay out his case in prime time tonight for keeping the shutdown going unless he gets border wall money. The president's tweets says he will quote address deletion only humanitarian and national security crisis on our southern border in quote stressing the humanitarian aspect of it. I is a reminder of the border camps as opposed to turning away would-be asylum seekers he'd say he's not likely to declare the situation as a national emergency in the address and we'll try to restart negotiations by sending teams to Capitol Hill Wednesday Thursday brings a plan to border visit to the mcallen, Texas area. The president's visit to the border will be part of his communication strategy to highlight what he argues are dangers of border areas without fencing plus you'll meet with border patrol agents on the front lines. Who are not sure when they'll be. He paid next last week. Their union leaders endorsed President Trump holding out for the wool funding. But White House communications eight Mercedes slapped his asked about the hundreds of thousands of other workers who are also worried about when they'll get a paycheck. It is so important that they call the Democrats, and basically tell the Democrats stopped the delay tactics. Let's negotiate steal the nation's largest government worker union is calling on the Senate to defy the president and support house bills that would fund all departments. Now closed though, the president may not announce if he finds the situation a national emergency, which would let him say Pentagon money, and perhaps personnel need to be moved toward building wall. Still in Sunday. He used a question about the concept to basically outline what he'll tell the nation tonight at."