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Trump invites congressional leaders to White House for border security briefing

Jan 01, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

President Trump invited congressional leaders to the White House for a briefing on border security, the first face-to-face session involving Republicans and Democrats as the partial government shutdown entered its second week.

The briefing will occur one day before Democrats take control of the House and Trump gets his first taste of divided government.

It was unclear whether the Wednesday session would break the budget impasse - in its 11th day Tuesday - as Trump has demanded bil...