President Trump’s immigration compromise package to end the partial government shutdown drew sharp reactions from Democratic and Republican lawmakers alike. “The president must stop holding government hostage and end the shutdown so federal employees can get back to work serving the American people. It's unacceptable that after taking away DACA protections, eliminating the TPS program for thousands of immigrants and creating a humanitarian crisis at the border, President Trump is offering temporary solutions in exchange for a permanent wall." “The way to end this shutdown is for both sides to make mutual concessions in order to reach an agreement. McCarthy tweeted: "President Trump has put forward a serious and reasonable offer to reform parts of our broken immigration system and reopen government.
Source: Fox News January 20, 2019 01:40 UTC