Sunday shows preview: Shutdown negotiations continue after White House immigration proposal

Sunday shows preview: Shutdown negotiations continue after White House immigration proposal
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A partial government shutdown continues after after congressional Democrats rejected an immigration proposal from President TrumpDonald John TrumpRosenstein expected to leave DOJ next month: reports Allies wary of Shanahan's assurances with looming presence of Trump States file lawsuit seeking to block Trump's national emergency declaration MORE.

Trump’s proposal included three years of legislative relief for about 700,000 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program recipients and a three-year extension for about 300,000 refugees covered by a temporary protected status in exchange for funding for a steel barrier at the southern border.

He also proposed increasing spending for drug detection at the border and increasing the number of border agents and immigration judges. 


“We hope they will over their enthusiastic support. ... This is a common-sense compromise that both parties should embrace,” Trump said in his Saturday pitch.

However, House Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy Patricia D'Alesandro PelosiDonald Trump proved himself by winning fight for border security Trump should beware the 'clawback' Congress The national emergency will haunt Republicans come election season MORE (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerGOP Green New Deal stunt is a great deal for Democrats National emergency declaration — a legal fight Trump is likely to win House Judiciary Dems seek answers over Trump's national emergency declaration MORE (D-N.Y.) were quick to denounce the plan. 

“It is unlikely that any one of these provisions alone would pass the House, and taken together, they are a non-starter,” Pelosi said in a statement.

“There’s only way out: open up the government, Mr. President, and then Democrats and Republicans can have a civil discussion and come up with bipartisan solutions,” Schumer added.

Rank and file Democrats in both chambers of Congress fell in line behind the leader.

Still, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellDemocrats brush off GOP 'trolling' over Green New Deal Trump should beware the 'clawback' Congress Juan Williams: America needs radical solutions MORE (R-Ky.) announced that the Senate would take a vote on the proposal this coming week.

Polling heading into Trump’s Saturday address showed that the majority of the public blamed the White House and congressional Republicans for the shutdown, but it is unclear if that will change after Trump’s highly publicized speech.

However, several reports have surfaced that both sides are feeling increased pressure to come to a resolution the longer constituents are working without pay.

The shutdown is officially the longest in U.S. history, entering its 29th day Saturday. About 800,000 federal employees have either been furloughed or required to work without pay since Dec. 22.

Vice President Mike PenceMichael (Mike) Richard PenceChina accuses US of trying to block development after Pence Huawei comments Kamala Harris shopping trip stirs Twitter campaign trail debate Pence met with silence after mentioning Trump in Munich speech MORE will appear on Fox News’ “Fox News Sunday” and CBS’ “Face the Nation,” likely to defend the president’s plan.

Here's the full lineup:

ABC's "This Week" — Sens. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten Elizabeth GillibrandWarren set to announce plan for universal child care: reports Senate Dems introduce bill to prevent Trump from using disaster funds to build wall Klobuchar, O'Rourke visit Wisconsin as 2020 race heats up MORE (D-N.Y.), and James LankfordJames Paul LankfordGOP advances rules change to speed up confirmation of Trump nominees GOP senator calls Omar's apology 'entirely appropriate' New battle lines in war over Trump’s judicial picks MORE (R-Okla.), Rep. Bennie ThompsonBennie Gordon ThompsonLawmakers quiz officials on 2020 election security measures Hillicon Valley: House panel takes on election security | DOJ watchdog eyes employee texts | Senate Dems urge regulators to block T-Mobile, Sprint deal | 'Romance scams' cost victims 3M in 2018 Hillicon Valley: Dems pounce on Trump fight with intel leaders | FBI taps new counterintelligence chief | T-Mobile, Sprint tap former FCC Dem commish to sell merger | Dem bill would crack down on robocalls | Family sues over Uber self-driving fatality MORE (D-Miss.)

NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sen. Mark WarnerMark Robert WarnerSchiff: Evidence of collusion between Trump campaign, Russia 'pretty compelling' The Hill's 12:30 Report — Presented by Kidney Care Partners — Lawmakers scramble as shutdown deadline nears Steel lobby's PR blitz can't paper over damaging effects of tariffs MORE (D-Va.), Rep. Liz CheneyElizabeth (Liz) Lynn CheneyOvernight Energy: Zinke joins Trump-tied lobbying firm | Senators highlight threat from invasive species | Top Republican calls for Green New Deal vote in House Liz Cheney calls for House vote on Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal Liz Cheney mocks Booker over factory farming comments: 'I support PETA - People Eating Tasty Animals' MORE (R-Wyo.), Rudy Giuliani, a lawyer for President Donald Trump

CBS' "Face the Nation" — Gillibrand; Pence; Sen. John KennedyJohn Neely KennedyMORE (R-La.), Rep. Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffWhite House, GOP defend Trump emergency declaration Schiff: Evidence of collusion between Trump campaign, Russia 'pretty compelling' Schiff: 'Hard to imagine a poorer case' than Trump's on emergency declaration MORE (D-Calif.)

CNN's "State of the Union" — Gillibrand; Rep. Tulsi GabbardTulsi GabbardDNC punts on measure to reduce role of corporate PAC money NBC, CNN to host first two Democratic presidential primary debates Exclusive: Biden almost certain to enter 2020 race MORE (D-Hawaii), Rep. Nanette Diaz Barragan (D-Calif.)

"Fox News Sunday" — Pence, House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-S.C.).