The shutdown today: No signs of progress
—Jan 21, 2019— What’s up with the partial government shutdown on Day 31:
Lawmakers marked the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday with commemorative statements and memorial visits. But there appeared to be no movement on the shutdown front.
Instead, Democrats continued to criticize a proposal President Donald Trump unveiled Saturday offering to trade temporary protections for some immigrants for $5.7 billion for his long-promised border wall.