- Republican senator said Trump should agree to temporary bill
- President denies to reporters he ever worked for Moscow
- Senate Republicans feel shutdown pressure
A bipartisan group of senators is holding their own talks on how to resolve the government shutdown, with negotiations between Donald Trump and Congressional leaders at a standstill.
Sen. Joe Manchin, a moderate Democrat from West Virginia, is one member of the group, the Washington Post reported.
The White House is denying reports that Ivanka Trump is under consideration to become president of the World Bank.
The Financial Times reported that the first daughter’s name was “floating around Washington” as one possible choice for the World Bank post.