White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders late Tuesday said that House Democrats’ plan to reopen the government was a “non-starter,” calling the proposal “the Pelosi plan” and saying that it “fails to secure the border and puts the needs of other countries above the needs or our own”
“President Trump made a serious, good faith offer to Democrats to open the government, address the crisis at our border, and protect all Americans,” Sanders.
“We have heard nothing back from the Democrats, who so far have refused to compromise. Speaker Designate Nancy Pelosi [D-Calif.] released a plan that will not re-open the government because it fails to secure the border and puts the needs of other countries above the needs of our own citizens,” she continued.
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