US govt shutdown could last a ‘long time’: Trump By | Last Updated: 4th January, 2019, 00:00

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump met top Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday, but they failed to hammer out an agreement that would end a partial government shutdown over his demand for billions of…

US govt shutdown could last a ‘long time’: Trump

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