As Trump and Congressional Leaders Meet, Here’s What the Shutdown Means for You

Jan 02, 2019 - Fortune

Going into day 12 of the partial government shutdown, the face-off between Democrats and President Trump over funding for a border wall--or fence or slats but not a technological solution, according to Trump--continues. Trump demands $5 billion in funding, and Democrats have held tight to $1.6 billion previously negotiated with Republicans in Congress.

Although the White House invited congressional leaders--both Republicans and Democrats--to a border security briefing, according to the Ass...