WASHINGTON | The Latest: White House says shutdown ball is in Dem’s court

WASHINGTON | The Latest: White House says shutdown ball is in Dem’s court

WASHINGTON — The Latest on partial shutdown of the federal government, now in its second week. (all times local):

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The White House says President Donald Trump is not reaching out to Democrats as a partial government shutdown appears set to extend into the new year.

Counselor Kellyanne Conway tells Fox News Sunday that Trump is waiting for Democrats to reach out to him. She says of the negotiations: “It is with them.”

The two sides are at a stalemate over Trump’s demand for billions for a U.S.-Mexico border wall that Democrats are intent on blocking.

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