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Wall coming ‘one way or the other’


Erik Wasson and Jack Fitzpatrick, Bloomberg
Published 11:09 a.m. ET Feb. 10, 2019 | Updated 11:22 a.m. ET Feb. 10, 2019

Congressional negotiators dug in for a weekend of talks on a security plan that includes some sort of barrier on the U.S.-Mexican border, hoping to complete a deal to avert another government shutdown that’s also acceptable to President Donald Trump.

Trump was back in the fray late Saturday afternoon, indicating in a tweet that if Democrats didn’t give him all the wall money he’s demanded, he may use executive action to build it. Democrats have warned such action would face court challenges, and some Republicans have suggested it’s an option best avoided.

Negotiators on Saturday were homing in on a proposal with border barrier funding of between $1.3…



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