Congress has until Friday to approve a new spending bill to keep the government from shutting down. President Trump wants money to build the US-Mexico border wall included in that bill. He’s said the wall would keep out drugs, gangs and illegal immigrants. But Democrats say they will block a budget that includes money for the wall. Some Republicans are skeptical, too.
Border wall becomes sticking point in fight over government funding
- Indira Lakshmanan - Poynter Institute for Media Studies / Boston Globe - @Indira_L