President Donald Trump backed off his demand for $5 billion in border wall funding Tuesday, but his subsequent offer was rejected by congressional Democrats, leaving the opposing sides struggling to avert a partial US government shutdown.
Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer
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President Donald Trump outlined plans Friday to reduce soaring US prescription drug prices, among the highest in the world, but opposition Democrats accused him of falling short of his election campaign promises.
President Donald Trump clashed with Democratic leaders in dramatic fashion Tuesday, heaping pressure on the US Congress to craft a compromise on federal spending or face a crippling government shutdown in 10 days.