Its not an either/or. Trump's shutdown threat is a bluff. Pelosi has already called that bluff. Today: "There will not be any wall money in the legislation."

Posted By: Ute Bear
Date: Thursday 31 January 2019, at 09:40 am
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At this point, Trump is trying to figure out whether declaring an emergency will help or hurt his reelection bid. Then he will proceed accordingly.

I will let you in on a poorly kept secret. Trump doesn't care about border security. He only cares about Donald Trump.
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