Reaction to Trump Speech: 2020 Democrats Focus on Federal Workers

Key Takeaways from the Left

  • 2020 Democrats took to Twitter in response to Trump Administration lies during live telecast
  • Kamala Harris and Cory Booker tweet Trump policies should be less about wall, more about reopening government
  • Bernie Sanders airs own address, calls on Donald Trump Mitch McConnell to stop the government shutdown

Republicans United Behind Trump in Shutdown, For Now

Key Takeaways from the Right

  • House GOP candidates are not planning to sign off any bill proposed to reopen the government by Democrats
  • Republican Conference Chairman Mark Walker anticipates up to 12 bills without funding for Trump policies on wall
  • News on Capitol Hill: Republicans in House met with Mike Pence on a strategy