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DEMOCRATS PREPARE OWN BORDER SECURITY PACKAGE; PELOSI CANCELS STATE OF THE UNION IN THE HOUSE

January 24, 2019

House Democrats, feeling pressure to display their vision for border security, are preparing a package that would ignore President Donald Trump’s demand for $5.7 billion for a wall with Mexico and would instead pay for other ideas aimed at protecting the border.

Meanwhile, in a high-stakes case of dare and double-dare, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi served notice Wednesday that Trump won’t be allowed to deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress next week.

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