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Shutdown impasse: After meeting with Senate Republicans, Trump says GOP is 'totally unified'

Jan 09, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

In the wake of President Trump's nationally televised plea for his long-promised border wall, both he and Democratic congressional leaders are digging in Wednesday as the partial government shutdown continues with no end in sight.

House Democrats passed a bill that would reopen the Treasury Department and ensure that the Internal Revenue Service would remain funded as tax season kicks off and millions of taxpayers begin to file their returns.

Eight House Republicans voted in favor ...