Wait a minute, wait! Wasn’t…um, Mexico going to pay for Trump’s useless, just-tunnel-under-it wall?
— Stephen King (@StephenKing) December 12, 2018
During a contentious Oval Office meeting with Democratic leaders Rep. Nancy Pelosi and Sen. Chuck Schumer on Tuesday, Trump vowed to shut down the government in the days before Christmas unless he received $5 billion for his wall.
“I will take the mantle of shutting it down,” Trump said. “I am proud to shut down the government for border security, Chuck.”