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Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.), who faces a potentially tough reelection in 2020, says Congress should re-open the federal government, even without a deal on funding President Trump's border wall. 

Gardner is the first Senate Republican to call for ending the partial shutdown even without a deal on Trump's demand for $5 billion to fund a border wall. 

"I think we should pass a continuing resolution to get the government back open. The Senate has done it last Congress, we should do it again today," he said. 

Gardner says the onus will then be on Democrats to explain why they don't support more money for border security after they voted to spend an additional $46 billion on the border in 2013. 

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Senator, I think that we should leave the government shut down until the President's constituents get what they want.

It's not the funds for border security that's the issue; it's that the Election Was Stolen And Democrats Can't Handle That.


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7 hours ago, refugee said:

Gardner says the onus will then be on Democrats to explain why they don't support more money for border security after they voted to spend an additional $46 billion on the border in 2013. 

That's easy. They were for it until Trump was for it. Just like they were anti war until Trump was anti war.


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Just now, jg121783 said:

That's easy. They were for it until Trump was for it. Just like they were anti war until Trump was anti war.

Washington would be empty if we put all the hypocrite politicians in jail.


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