Trump Threatens Years-Long Shutdown for His Wall as GOP Support Begins to Fracture

Meanwhile, Pence called about a half-dozen House Republicans late Thursday to urge them to vote against measures that would reopen the government without new border wall funding

President Donald Trump, with Vice President Mike Pence and Representative Kevin McCarthy, speaks at a press conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC, on January 4, 2019. Photo: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

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