As Twitchy told you, Donald Trump met with Sen. Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi this afternoon to discuss the border wall. Schumer gave his account of what happened:
According to Schumer, Trump walked out of the meeting after Pelosi said she wouldn't support the border wall.
— Kaitlan Collins (@kaitlancollins) January 9, 2019
Schumer says Pres had a "temper tantrum" and walked out of meeting with Congressional Leaders in the WH Situation Room, when @SpeakerPelosi told him she won't agree to his border wall. pic.twitter.com/K9osL2MJYT
— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) January 9, 2019
Democrat leader Chuck Schumer says Democrats are "willing to discuss anything"
("anything" does not include border security) pic.twitter.com/4S25lRRNPF
— Matt Wolking (@MattWolking) January 9, 2019
But for what it’s worth, House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy is calling B.S. on Schumer’s version of events:
.@GOPLeader: "I just listened to Senator Schumer. I know he complained the time that you had cameras in the meeting. I think we need to bring them back. Because what he described the meeting to be is totally different than what took place." pic.twitter.com/4gBgN8s3gt
— CSPAN (@cspan) January 9, 2019
There’s no way to ever know what really went down in that meeting — though we certainly wouldn’t put it past Chuck Schumer to bend the truth.
Chuck Schumer says they will "discuss anything" while Nancy says the wall is off the table completely.
— Sarah (@mamaswati) January 9, 2019
Never a dull moment.
Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional text and a tweet.