President Trump in a tweet early Thursday said that Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) lied about Trump throwing a “temper tantrum” during negotiations concerning the partial government shutdown.
“Cryin Chuck told his favorite lie when he used his standard sound bite that I ‘slammed the table & walked out of the room. He had a temper tantrum.’ Because I knew he would say that, and after Nancy said no to proper Border Security, I politely said bye-bye and left, no slamming!” Trump wrote.
Trump met Wednesday with Schumer and Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) inside the White House, but said he left early because he felt it was a “total waste of time.”
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