Cornyn said Trump had rejected a proposal by Schumer to fund the government through Tuesday to allow negotiations to continue.
Spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said the Democrats´ insistence that the interim measure include protection for undocumented immigrants who arrived as children killed the deal. "Americans expect & deserve it".
The early contours of the blame game appeared to cut against Trump and the Republicans, who control all levers of government but can not pass major legislation without at least partial support from Senate Democrats.
In the House, Republicans muscled the measure through on a mostly party-line 230-197 vote after making modest concessions to chamber conservatives and defense hawks.
McConnell said Saturday he would offer a new option to keep the government funded through February 8, rather than the February 16 date that the rejected bill would have set. "During this politically manufactured Schumer Shutdown, the President and his Administration will fight for and protect the American people". It was on a motion to go to a vote on a Republican spending bill that would have kept the government open for another month. There can be no disputing who ultimately is responsible for the grossly irresponsible act of shutting down the government.
That vote put paid to the Republican spending bill, but it wasn't quite the end of things.
Republican and Democratic leaders both said they would continue to talk, raising the possibility of a solution over the weekend.
Trump, who slammed the minority party in a series of morning tweets, argued that the shutdown occurred because Democrats were more concerned about helping immigrants who came to the country illegally as children than US military service members or American citizens.
"They could have easily made a deal but chose to play Shutdown politics instead". "#WeNeedMoreRepublicansIn18 in order to power through mess!"
"Senate Democrats have let down our troops, our children, and all Americans". That process has been paralyzed in recent years because of increased political brinkmanship, and the Congress turns to a stopgap continuing resolution, or CR, that maintains federal government spending at existing levels for all or part of the fiscal year. All of this is just unnecessary.
In another tweet, he slammed the Democrats by a snide remark calling the shutdown a present to him.
"To prevent a government shutdown that would damage our economy and disrupt health care coverage for low-income children, I voted in support of the stop-gap funding bill".
But the Dems' leader in Congress, Nancy Pelosi, accused Trump of double standards after he previously criticised Obama for the 2013 shutdown. Then-President George H.W. Bush, after a compromise with the Democrats in the Congress, had increased tax rates despite promising not to during his 1989 campaign, leading to a revolt in the House. I mean never in history - or at least modern history - of the country has there been a government shutdown when a single party is in charge of Washington. "A government shutdown was 100 percent avoidable, completely avoidable". But this is the first time it's happened with one party controlling both Congress and the White House.
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But after being iced down by a trainer, she dug deep to continue her match against Belgium's Elise Mertens but lost 7-5 6-4. So, you know, I feel like I transported myself into the TV this year and I'm finding myself on Rod Laver Arena competing.
Additionally there have been other big influences such as the expiration of the first ever Bitcoin futures contracts this week. The final use of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, of course, is to evade government oversight and dodge law enforcement.
There was no mention made today of a possible Pan-Korean bobsleigh team participating only in training runs before the Games. Others will compete in figure skating, short-track speed skating, cross-country skiing and Alpine skiing.
It fall, as 58 investors sold DG shares while 187 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 146 raised stakes. Marathon Trading Investment Management Llc bought 18,467 shares as the company's stock rose 19.14% with the market.
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China , with which North Korea does some 90 per cent of its trade, has repeatedly called for calm and restraint from all sides. North Korea said . "We will make sure for ever and ever that they pay heavy price for what they have done".
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North Korea under Kim Jong Un has made sports, and especially success in worldwide sporting events, a high priority. An advance inspection team for the art troupe will travel from North Korea on Sunday, the ministry said Saturday.
US Bancorp DE now owns 5,840 shares of the company's stock worth $263,000 after buying an additional 242 shares during the period. Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc is a developer, publisher and marketer of entertainment for consumers around the world.
Government shutdown starts alongside political blame game
House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said Saturday on the House floor that Trump had earned an F for "failure in leadership". One was Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), who according to the New York Times did so for procedural reasons.
Government shuts down after negotiations fail
She said Republicans are "so incompetent and negligent that they couldn't get it together to keep the government open". The reverberations will be felt across Washington, all over the nation - and within the White House residence.
Dramatic helicopter rescues after California mudslides
She said that her property was fine and that the damage "pales in comparison" to what her neighbors were going through. But it also encompasses those who have been named in calls to the operations center and family assistance center.
DR Horton's (DHI) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at UBS Group
Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 6,000 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $287,160. It improved, as 7 investors sold NDLS shares while 15 reduced holdings. 127 funds opened positions while 298 raised stakes.
Thiem eases past Mannarino into Open fourth round
Thiem set up a last-16 match-up with Stan Wawrinka's second-round hitman - Tennessee-born, tennis-loving Tennys Sandgren . Fognini will next play the victor of a later match Saturday between Tomas Berdych and Juan Martin del Potro .
Prabhas will get married this year, says uncle Krishnam Raju
He was all praise for the Baahubali series and said it has turned out to be an inspiration for filmmakers across the country. Senior actor Krishnam Raju , who is also Prabhas's pedananna, said he's clueless when Prabhas would settle in life.