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Watch: Trump addresses the nation, Democrats respond

Written by PBS Newshour | Jan 8, 2019 9:00 PM

As the partial government shutdown enters its third week, President Donald Trump is planning a prime-time address from the Oval Office about what he calls the "humanitarian and national security crisis" at the border.

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer delivered a Democratic response immediately afterward.

Watch the remarks:

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