Democrats and several immigration advocates have argued the administration's representation of the issue is inaccurate, and accused them of manufacturing a crisis for the political objective of building the border wall, which Trump campaigned for as a presidential candidate in 2016.
The fact-checking nonprofit PolitiFact, run by the Poynter Institute, said on Twitter that it will live fact-check the president's address Tuesday night.
Trump's remarks from the White House will also aim to shore up support among Republican lawmakers, who are wary of potential backlash from the public as the effects of the shutdown intensify.
The White House said the letter, as well as details provided during the meeting, sought to answer Democrats' questions about the funding request. The Democrats said no way, no wall.
The construction of a wall on the US's southern border with Mexico was one of Trump's key campaign promises and which so far has led to a three-week partial shutdown of the United States government.
But Trump and the Transportation Security Administration pushed back on any suggestion that the call-outs represented a "sickout" that was having a significant effect on USA air travel. In his tweet, he characterized the situation on the border as a "national security crisis", a description that even some people in his own party reject.
Ahead of the shutdown, Trump agreed to sign a budget without wall funding.
House Democrats plan to pass a series of bills this week to reopen government, breaking up the legislation they have already approved in a bid to get Republicans to agree to reopen certain agencies, Hoyer said on "Meet the Press".
Pence says the president has invited Democratic leaders Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi back to the White House to continue their discussions.
Trump has had little past interaction with his fellow members of the world's most exclusive club.
"We are making this as painless as possible, consistent with the law", he said. "And if we don't give him the time, he'll call every network partisan", one executive told CNN.
"We don't think that's the American way", Hoyer told reporters on Tuesday.
"I do not believe that holding government workers and all those affected by government services hostage is the way to determine how best to secure our borders, which everyone wants", said Sen.
"Yes. They absolutely work", he said.
The only other former president to have been alive during Trump's time in office is George H.W. Bush, who died in November.
Meanwhile, Arsenal are looking to strengthen their midfield options in January by signing wantaway Barcelona player Denis Suarez. The only one was definitely Bonucci since he was a starter on the top team prior to his arrival.
In the last few matches we were in control against every team but at the moment it's not easy for us to score the first goal . Chelsea remain in fourth on 44 points, just three ahead of Arsenal in the race to qualify for the Champions League.
The number of flu cases to date this season (1,457) is comparable to the number of cases at the same time last season (1,411). While nearly half of the USA population gets a flu vaccination annually, the CDC says the impact of influenza remains high.
There wasn't much help from the pitch for the two pacers Shami and Jasprit Bumrah (0-43) who started proceedings. Kohli placed Rahane closer to short mid-wicket and Mohammed Shami bowled it fuller on the right-hander's pads.
Traditionally, the New Year's Test is always played at the iconic Sydney Cricket Ground , and it is no different this year. Indian middle-order's contribution is also one of the biggest factors which makes India favourites to win the series.
He may have a great offensive mind but there is little evidence he is ready to take over an National Football League franchise. Kingsbury has already spoken with with the Arizona Cardinals since USC chose to allow him to speak to professional teams.
However, teams such as Benitez's meagrely resourced assortment have to thrive on half chances against high-class opponents. Manchester United continued their winning streak to four matches after beating Newcastle United 2-0 at St James' Park.
That changed, however, after US President Donald Trump announced last month that US forces will be leaving Syria. After discussions with the president and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen.
But it has been gradually reversing that stance over the past year, although the balance sheet still remains above $4 trillion. The head of the Fed, once confirmed by the Senate, can only be removed "for cause", not a policy disagreement.
The black-and-white photo was taken from about 30,000 miles away, as New Horizons sped toward its target at 32,000 miles per hour. In 2015, the spacecraft passed Pluto, providing the first images of a world once considered our ninth planet.
Cathay Pacific ticket mistake: First-class for $675
It sold business class tickets for HK$4600 ($875) for return flights from Los Angeles to both Shanghai and Bangkok. Business-class seats went for less than $1,000, and there were also cheap premium flights to Canada on offer.
Elizabeth Warren Takes Weekend Trip To Iowa
Trump even went as far as to say that Warren did a bad job at showing America proof of her Native American ancestry. Democrats Lukewarm to Warren", the surprising headline said .
Xi warns Taiwan independence is 'a dead end'
All people in Taiwan must "clearly recognise that Taiwan independence would only bring profound disaster to Taiwan", Xi said. Ahead of Xi's speech Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen defended self-rule and said Beijing must respect its sovereignty.