Here We Go Again: Trump Chief Mick Mulvaney Says ‘You Cannot Take a Shutdown Off the Table’
Despite having lost the first Trump shutdown showdown, Trump Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney is threatening to do it all over again, telling Chuck Todd that “You cannot take a shutdown off the table.”
On Sunday morning’s edition of NBC News’ Meet the Press, Todd asked Mulvaney if Trump is prepared to take another government shutdown off the table.
“Is it fair to say whatever Congress hands him, he’ll sign, and just may not be enthusiastic about it?” Todd asked.
“No I don’t think so,” Mulvaney replied.
“You’re not ready to, you can’t definitively rule out a government shutdown