Listen: President Trump, White House And IRS discussed on Wayne Cabot and Paul Murnane
"Has his first Oval Office speech planned for tonight talking about the shutdown in his demand for a border wall. The White House says tax refunds will be issued by the IRS, even if there is no budget deal as the show dentist day number eighteen they security lines at the airports can grow longer. Governor Cuomo's new plan for fixing the L train tunnel may be used by Amtrak to fix its own tunnels under the Hudson clamps and does it again second time in three years Windsor, college football national championship Nixon. That's lost thirty six degrees. This morning in New York City, light rain, falling precept ending this morning. Tuesday. January eighth. I'm Wayne good morning. I'm Palmer name. Thanks for listening on a Tuesday. Six thirty one a WCBS. President Trump's demand for a border wall will be the focus of a prime time speech nine o'clock live on WCBS tonight. CBS news White House. Correspondent Steven Portnoy. Tonight's Oval Office address will be Donald Trump's first and the first primetime speech from that desk setting and more than three years. The president will describe a crisis on the southern border. Aides say he has yet to decide to declare a national emergency. Vice president Pence says the White House counsel is looking into the legality of that. And whether Mr. Trump could use the declaration to access funds for the wall without congressional at the same time. The White House is taking away a big political incentive for both Democrats and Republicans to reach a deal to end the shutdown as we hear from correspondent Mark Liberman trying to lessen the impact of the shutdown. The Trump administration announced the IRS will process tax returns and provide refunds to taxpayers marked baiser of the tax policy center says that will be a relief to thousands of Americans people often rely on their tax refunds to either pay bills that they may have piled up during the holiday season or to make a purchase of a consumer durable or even things like rent and food. And so on the IRS will have to recall furloughed workers, meaning they'll be working without pay Alabama. Senator Doug Jones democrat told Bloomberg. He thought the refund decision was wrong. Calling it a band aid to try to make people feel better about the fact that the government is not functioning the shutdown is impacting travelers with TSA employees who are working without pay not showing up for work and WCBS reported Marla diamond is live at LaGuardia with more on this Marla and Paul we can tell you that the wait at the TSA checkpoint here at terminal b is not bad at this early hour. It's about a five to ten minute wait for travelers, but that was not the situation on Sunday. We're weights were an hour or longer and travelers vented their frustration on social media. We spoke to ARCHE Osmond. He's a college student from Brooklyn heights, traveling to Orlando who got here very early for his ten o'clock flight in the reason, we actually got."