Will Trump back down on his demand to Congress for $5.7 billion to build his wall? 

As the Federal Government shutdown enters its second month, will the President “cave” and allow the Government to re-open without securing all the money for the wall on the Mexican border?

Reports say the majority of Americans blame Trump for the shutdown but he shows no signs of budging, so far.


The Washington Post  – PowerPost

‘No cave!’: Trump, Pelosi vow not to yield in government shutdown standoff


What exactly is Trump’s border wall and why does he want $5.7bn for it?


Trump wall – all you need to know about US border in seven charts


The New York Times 


Financial Times 

Trump offers deal on immigrants in exchange for wall