Currently, the president is visiting the border to drum up support for his demand for funds to build a wall along the southern USA border with Mexico.
US President Donald Trump has canceled his planned trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, citing the ongoing impasse with congressional Democrats that's keeping parts of the US government closed for a third week.
Trump, who is visiting the US-Mexico border on Thursday, tweeted from Texas that he will be "respectfully canceling" the Davos trip because of the "Democrats intransigence on border security". The president wants Congress to approve $5.7 billion to help fulfill a campaign promise to build a wall along the US-Mexico border that he insists is necessary to stem illegal migration. Trump said in a Twitter post.
Earlier in the day Trump said still meant to go, but would cancel if the partial shutdown of the federal government continues.
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'I meant to go and speak in front of the world financial community in Davos.
The president said Americans had a great story to tell on the economy, but conceded that the shutdown fight was more important.
The partial government shutdown, now in its 20th day, could end by the meeting's Jan 22 start date. It concludes on January 25.
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