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Patrick LeahyU.S. Senator Patrick Leahy of Vermont
BREAKING: Senate Appropriations Vice Chairman Leahy On The Trump Shutdown -- Day Eighteen

BREAKING: Senate Appropriations Vice Chairman Leahy On The Trump Shutdown -- Day Eighteen

Today marks the eighteenth day of the Trump Shutdown.  For more than two weeks now, the President has held the paychecks of over 800,000 Americans hostage in order to extort Congress into funding his border wall — a wall for which he promised the American taxpayers, over and over again, that Mexico would pay...

Read the full statement here.