*From:* "Gillman, Todd" <xxx@dallasnews.com>
*Date:* February 6, 2018 at 2:44:18 PM EST
*Subject:* *Pool report #6/Comstock v Trump on shutdown threat*

Rep. Peter King spoke. Then Rep. Barbara Comstock.
Chief of staff John Kelly left very early by the way and was not present for
Comstock chided Trump over his shutdown threat, issued moments earlier.
"We don't need a government shutdown on this," Comstock said, emphasizing both that both parties see the downside of a shutdown, and there is bipartisan support for a crackdown on violent gangs.
Trump interrupted and reiterated a willingness to risk a shutdown over immigration policy. "You can say what you want. We are not getting support of the Democrats," Trump said.
Todd J. Gillman
Washington Bureau Chief
Dallas Morning News
xxx@dallasnews.com
202-xxx-xxxx [ tel:(202) 202-xxx-xxxx ]
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