Trump Endorses Spending Deal Ending Partial Government Shutdown

Trump Endorses Spending Deal Ending Partial Government Shutdown

America's Voice Admin
January 26, 2019

The longest government shutdown in U.S. history ended Friday when President Donald Trump delayed his demand for funding for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, signing a three-week spending bill that will reopen shuttered agencies and get back pay to 800,000 federal workers. But as VOA's congressional correspondent Katherine Gypson reports, the short-term funding is meant to buy lawmakers time to address border security.Original Article