President Trump Announces Agreement To End Shutdown

"I am very pleased to announce that we have reached a deal to end the shutdown and open the federal government," President Trump said. He added that he had the opportunity to declare a national emergency to build the wall but decided not to do so at this time. Trump also thanked the federal workers who had been furloughed or working without pay.
Published: 5:13 PM EST January 25, 2019
Updated: 5:15 PM EST January 25, 2019