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Negotiations: u.s.-Mexico Border and Trump

negotiations: The president also edged further away from the idea of trying to declare a national emergency to circumvent Congress, according to CTV. I'm not looking to call a national emergency, Trump said Monday. Trump rejected a suggestion to reopen the government for several weeks while negotiations would continue with Democrats over his demands for 5.7 billion for a long, impregnable wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. This is so simple we shouldn't have to. His rejection of the short-term option proposed by Republican Sen. No cracks were apparent in the president's deadlock with lawmakers after a weekend with no negotiations at all. ( As reported in the news.