‘We Have No Choice’: Trump Stands By Shutdown Threat Over Border Wall Funds

President Donald Trump on Thursday stood by his threat to shut down the government over funding for his border wall.

“Any measure that funds the government must include border security — has to,” Trump said at a signing ceremony for the farm bill, adding: “We have no choice.”

Before moving on, Trump referred to congressional Republican leadership: “We’ll be working on that — Mitch and Paul and Kevin and everybody — and we’ll see what we can do. But hopefully that’ll all come together.”

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