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WASHINGTON | Trump indicates he won’t declare emergency “so fast”

WASHINGTON — Jan 11, 2019—President Donald Trump tamped down expectations that he is close to declaring a national emergency to get the money he desires to build his long-promised U.S.-Mexico border wall as a three-week impasse closing parts of the government continued on Friday. Meanwhile, some 800,000 federal employees, more than half still on the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump indicates he won’t declare emergency “so fast”

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Pence affirms lasting commitment to build wall

WASHINGTON—January 11, 2019— The Latest on President Donald Trump and the partial government shutdown (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence is pledging that the Trump administration will keep fighting to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. Pence made that commitment during what was meant to be a morale-boosting appearance at the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Pence affirms lasting commitment to build wall