WATCH LIVE: President Trump Speaks with Reporters after ‘Contentious’ Budget Meeting

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President Trump addressed reporters from the White House lawn Friday following a high-stakes meeting with congressional Democrats regarding border security and a bipartisan budget agreement.

The President warned Sen. Schumer during the meeting that the ongoing partial government shutdown could stretch for months -and potentially years- should Democrats fail to fund his signature campaign promise: a physical wall along the United States’ southern border with Mexico.

Watch the President’s comments LIVE below: