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Trump / Government Shutdown #1120724

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 07, 2018
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(White House: Jonathan Karl) A bipartisanship Congressional breakthrough to prevent another government shutdown featured; details given about tenets of the Senate agreement. [Senators Chuck SCHUMER, Mitch MCCONNELL - talk about a deal.] [Yesterday, TRUMP - wants a shutdown unless immigration is taken care of.] [In response to reporter Karl's question, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - says our focus is on a budget deal.] [Secretary of Defense Gen. James MATTIS - says shutting down the government would be damaging to the military.] The opposition in the House to this Senate agreement with an 8-hour speech from Representative Nancy Pelosi because the bill does not protect the Dreamers discussed.

Muir, David;
Karl, Jonathan

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