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White House Issues “Pelosi Veto” Threat

Wasting no time on the heels of the new Democratic majority in the lower chamber, President Trump issued a formal veto threat for any efforts to fund the government without securing America’s borders. In the statement issued through the Office of Management and Budget, the administration said they “cannot accept legislation that provides unnecessary funding for wasteful programs while ignoring the Nation’s urgent border security needs.” Translation: over my dead body.

Here’s more from Breitbart…

President Donald Trump’s administration issued a formal veto threat to Democrats in Congress, vowing to oppose their government funding bill without border security.

In a statement from the Office of Management and Budget, the administration wrote that they “cannot accept legislation that provides unnecessary funding for wasteful programs while ignoring the Nation’s urgent border security needs.”

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Trump has demanded that any bill funding the government include $5.6 billion for border security.

The White House noted that the House Democrat spending bill also undermined the president’s Mexico City policy, an executive order that Trump imposed to bar taxpayer funds from subsidizing overseas abortions.

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