US President Donald Trump (file photo)
US President Donald Trump (file photo)

Trump unhappy over border deal

ANI | Updated: Feb 13, 2019 09:14 IST

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The stakes are high with just a few days to go for the stopgap measure - which was put in place to
"I’m not happy about it. It’s not doing the trick," The Hill quoted Trump as saying on Tuesday (local time).
"I’m adding things to it, and when you add whatever I have to add, it’s all going to happen where we’re going to build a beautiful, big, strong wall," he added.
The bipartisan Congressional committee, put in place to negotiate a deal which is acceptable to both the Republicans and Democrats, on Monday announced that deal had been struck "in principle" on funding for border security, with over
However, the US President has continuously hinted at declaring a national emergency to get the wall built, with his latest statements at a rally in El
"We'll be building the wall anyway," he told a cheering crowd on Monday night in Texas' El
An impasse between the US Congress and Trump over funding for the wall had earlier triggered the longest-ever partial government shutdown in the United States, which lasted for 35 days from December 22 to January 25, leaving scores of federal workers without pay for the period. (