01.25.19

Capito Statement on Agreement to Reopen the Federal Government

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) today released the below statement following President Donald J. Trump’s announcement regarding a deal reached to reopen the federal government:

“I am pleased the president has reached a deal to end the partial government shutdown so our federal employees in West Virginia and across the country can get back to work. I am grateful to them and their families for all they do every day on behalf of our nation. I look forward to the work of the conference committee and continuing the important discussion on the significant issue of border security.”

Senator Capito spoke on the Senate floor moments ago regarding the agreement to reopen the federal government. Click here or the image below to watch a portion of her speech.

Capito Re-Open Floor Speech

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