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“The only winners right now in this whole stand-off are the Saturday Night Live writers,”
With the President flying to the US/Mexico border, Ronn discussed the issue of the wall with Mark Curtis, Political Analyst for patch.com. After President Trump suddenly walked away from his meeting with Congressional leaders and the partial government shutdown in its 20th day, what is the public mood? Mark believes although it’s the only issue people are talking about in the Beltway, middle America is hardly paying attention. When asked how he thought this problem will be resolved, Curtis said the President could give Democrats the DACA bill they want and perhaps lower the amount he wants for the wall from $5.7 billion to around $3.5 billion. Ronn agreed on DACA, but did not see the President lowering his monetary demand.
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