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White House calls bipartisan meeting on partial government shutdown 'constructive'

Jan 17, 2019 - The Washington Times

The White House said President Trump had a "constructive" meeting with bipartisan lawmakers from the congressional "problem solvers caucus" Wednesday on the partial government shutdown.

"They listened to one another and now both have a good understanding of what the other wants," said White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders. "We look forward to more conversations like this."

Seven Democratic House lawmakers attended the meeting, a day after other Democrats turned down the...