PBS NewsHour

Where Congress stands now on government shutdown

Clip: 12/21/2018 | 5m 28s Video has closed captioning.

The GOP's short-term spending deal to fund the government until February was expected to be solidified Thursday. Instead, Congress erupted into chaos as President Trump declared he wouldn't sign bill, resuming his insistence that $5 billion be allocated for a border wall. As the deadline to avoid a government shutdown looms, Yamiche Alcindor and Lisa Desjardins discuss with Judy Woodruff.

Aired: 12/21/18

Rating: NR

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