Listen: White House, President And Senator Mcconnell discussed on Washington Today
"Alex does the White House feel that Senator McConnell is doing enough to keep the Republicans in line on this vote. You know, the the White House has not really made this much of a battle. And I think part of the reason is because they know even if it does pass the Senate the president's gonna veto it. And there are certainly aren't enough votes in house to override this is going to get determined by the courts, everyone knows that. So this is a little bit of a political theater on Capitol Hill. If it's a really big vote against the president's. That'll be embarrassing and the administration wants to avoid that they sent the secretary of homeland security occurs to Nelson. Up to Capitol Hill on Tuesday to try to bring some of those Republican defectors in the line. The McConnell is working behind the scenes really clear as to what exactly he's doing. I think his strategy is to really minimize the story as much as possible have a vote sometime next week rep for that Mark recess and then move on. This is the headline at the hill dot com. The Senate GOP eyeing big vote against the president the reporting of Alex Bolton as always we. Thank you for your time in perspective. Thanks for having me. Wall Street is looking for more clues on US China trade because of that the markets fell today the Dow off by one hundred and thirty-three points, the NASDAQ losing seventy seven the s&p was down eighteen meanwhile, the new York Federal Reserve Bank, president says the us economy could slow down considerably in two thousand nineteen as a boost from last year's economic stimulus begins to fade John Williams, telling the economic club of New York because of economic uncertainty the Federal Reserve could wait before raising interest rates again and after more than fifty years of cranking out more than sixteen million new vehicles. The General Motors assembly plant in Lordstown Ohio is now shut down the last Chevy. Cruz rolling off the line at about two o'clock this afternoon a white sedan heading to a dealership in Florida. The closing leaving thousands of workers out of a job last summer GM announcing it was ending production at five plants in the US and Canada, cutting total of fourteen thousand jobs Lordstown is the. I too close. You're listening to Washington"