“What’s really going on with the shutdown, the top secret memo, and the immigration battle?
Here’s the message the President approved for the White House answering machine: “Thank you for calling the White House,” the message begins. “Unfortunately, we cannot answer your call today because congressional Democrats are holding government funding, including funding for our troops and other national security priorities, hostage to an unrelated immigration debate.”
The message continues, “Due to this obstruction, the government is shut down. In the meantime, you can leave a comment for the president…”