GOP plan to end shutdown ‘Dead On Arrival’

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Senate Republicans have released a 1,000-page bill they plan to vote on this week based on President Trump’s latest offer to end the shutdown and provide funding for a border wall.

Democrats have already rejected the plan.

“We want the symbol of America to remain the Statue of Liberty. Freedom, equality, not a divisive wall,” said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer.

Without seven Democrats on board, President Trump’s plan to offer temporary protection for a million dreamers and refugees in exchange for border wall funding is dead on arrival.

Meanwhile, furloughed workers are preparing to miss a second paycheck this Friday.

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