White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said instead of a planned bipartisan lunch at the White House today, nine House Republicans are attending as the president tries to build support for funding the border wall with Mexico amid the government shutdown. The White House had invited rank-and-file House Democrats to the lunch as well, but they turned down the invitation. Meanwhile, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer says the House will not take its scheduled recess next week if the government is still partially shut down.
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