WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday stated he was not blissful a few tentative immigration deal reached by a bipartisan group of lawmakers, however he didn’t anticipate one other partial shutdown of the federal authorities.
“I do not suppose you are going to see one other shutdown,” the Republican president informed reporters on the White Home.
Trump stated he would have a gathering to debate the congressional settlement reached late on Monday and nonetheless needed to learn via their proposal.
“I’ve to check it. I am not blissful about it,” he stated.
“I can’t say I am blissful. I can not say I am thrilled.”
Trump added that he didn’t need to see one other shutdown following the 35-day closure that stretched from late December into late January, however that if there have been one, it will be Democrats’ fault.
Congress and the White Home face a Saturday deadline to avert one other shutdown of about one-quarter of the U.S. authorities.
(Reporting by Steve Holland and Makini Brice; writing by Susan Heavey; modifying by Jonathan Oatis)