Shutdown Reaches Day 28 as Trump, Pelosi Feud Heats Up Again

The political tit-for-tat between President Trump and House Speaker Pelosi laid bare how the government-wide crisis has devolved into an intensely pointed clash between two leaders determined to prevail.

  • Published 18 January 2019
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WASHINGTON (AP) — She imperiled his State of the Union address. He denied her a plane to visit troops abroad. The shutdown battle between President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is playing out as a surreal game of constitutional brinkmanship, with both flexing political powers from opposite ends of Pennsylvania Avenue as the negotiations to end the monthlong partial government shutdown remain stalled. In dramatic fashion, Trump issued a letter to Pelosi on… Read at AP News