In this December 11 file photo, US House Speaker designate Nancy Pelosi (left) speaks with Vice-President Mike Pence and US President Donald Trump as they meet with her and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (right) in the Oval Office at the White House. Photo: Reuters

‘Let’s make a deal’: Donald Trump invites congress leaders to bipartisan border briefing as shutdown drags on

  • Democrats take control of the House on Thursday, planning to approve a two-part spending package to end the shutdown
  • But leaders of the Republican-led Senate say they will not pass anything that fails to satisfy Trump, who wants US$5 billion for his border wall
Topic |   US immigration

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In this December 11 file photo, US House Speaker designate Nancy Pelosi (left) speaks with Vice-President Mike Pence and US President Donald Trump as they meet with her and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (right) in the Oval Office at the White House. Photo: Reuters
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