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 TrumpWayfair refutes QAnon-like conspiracy theory that it's trafficking children Stone rails against US justice system in first TV interview since Trump commuted his sentence Federal appeals court rules Trump admin can't withhold federal grants from California sanctuary cities 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 Pelosi70 progressive groups call for next Foreign Affairs chair to reflect 'progressive realism' House to vote next week on ridding Capitol of Confederate statues Eye on gavel, Wasserman Schultz proposes panel on racial inequality in spending MORE (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck SchumerChuck SchumerWells Fargo told employees to delete TikTok from work phones Democrats blast Trump for commuting Roger Stone: 'The most corrupt president in history' A renewed emphasis on research and development funding is needed from the government 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 McConnellMcConnell in talks with Mnuchin on next phase of coronavirus relief Pelosi: 'We shouldn't even be thinking' about reopening schools without federal aid The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Argentum - All eyes on Florida as daily COVID-19 cases hit 15K 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 PenceTrump administration extends support for Texas COVID-19 testing sites US testing official: 'Dr. Fauci is not 100 percent right' Pence says decision on removing Confederate statues should be made locally 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 GillibrandDemocrats seek to tie GOP candidates to Trump, DeVos Democratic lawmakers call for expanding, enshrining LGBTQ rights The Hill's 12:30 Report: Fauci 'aspirationally hopeful' of a vaccine by winter MORE (D-N.Y.), and James LankfordJames Paul LankfordSenate GOP hedges on attending Trump's convention amid coronavirus uptick Tulsa to resume search for race massacre mass graves next week GOP senators debate replacing Columbus Day with Juneteenth as a federal holiday MORE (R-Okla.), Rep. Bennie ThompsonBennie Gordon ThompsonHouse to vote next week on ridding Capitol of Confederate statues State legislatures consider US Capitol's Confederate statues House eyes votes to remove symbols of Confederates from Capitol MORE (D-Miss.)

NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sen. Mark WarnerMark Robert WarnerGOP chairman vows to protect whistleblowers following Vindman retirement over 'bullying' Senators press IRS chief on stimulus check pitfalls Hillicon Valley: Facebook takes down 'boogaloo' network after pressure | Election security measure pulled from Senate bill | FCC officially designating Huawei, ZTE as threats MORE (D-Va.), Rep. Liz CheneyElizabeth (Liz) Lynn CheneySome in Congress want to keep sending our troops to Afghanistan Biggs, Massie call on Trump to remove troops from Afghanistan Russian bounties revive Trump-GOP foreign policy divide 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 SchiffStone rails against US justice system in first TV interview since Trump commuted his sentence Overnight Defense: US formally rejects Beijing's South China Sea claims | House set to consider defense policy bill next week | 57 injured as firefighters battle warship blaze Sunday shows - Spotlight shifts to reopening schools MORE (D-Calif.)

CNN's "State of the Union" — Gillibrand; Rep. Tulsi GabbardTulsi GabbardFinancial firms facing serious hacking threat in COVID-19 era Gabbard drops defamation lawsuit against Clinton It's as if a Trump operative infiltrated the Democratic primary process MORE (D-Hawaii), Rep. Nanette Diaz Barragan (D-Calif.)

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