What's next in the showdown over a government shutdown?
Clip: 12/19/2018 | 4m 52s
In a reversal from its previous demands, the White House is signaling openness to a funding bill that would avoid a government shutdown, even if it doesn't include $5 billion for a border wall. Days before a partial shutdown would take effect, Judy Woodruff talks to Yamiche Alcindor and Politico’s Jake Sherman about the ongoing negotiations and why congressional Democrats are feeling “heartened.”
Aired: 12/19/18Video has closed captioning.
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