Pelosi on Possible Compromise: I’m for ‘No Wall’

Washington Free Beacon | 1/17/2019 | Andrew Kugle
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BY: Andrew Kugle

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) repeated her stance that she is against any border wall when asked Thursday about a possible compromise to resolve the government shutdown.

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MSNBC correspondent Garrett Haake asked Pelosi during her weekly press conference about her saying she would give a single dollar for the wall.

"Republicans have talked quite a bit about the comments that you made where you said you'd spend one dollar for the wall. Open up the government first and then negotiate—" Haake said before being interrupted by Pelosi.

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"That's a silly question, with all due respect. That's a silly comment on the part of Republicans. They're desperate. They know we have to open up government," Pelosi said. "Let's not glorify a silly question on their part."

"But do you need to express more willingness to negotiate on that figure for Republicans to get past this idea—"...
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