Negotiators reach deal ‘in principle’ on border security to avoid shutdown

 indianexpress.com  2/12/2019 2:20:25 AM 
Negotiators reach deal ‘in principle’ on border security to avoid shutdown
The Capitol in Washington. (The New York Times: Erin Schaff)

Written by Emily Cochrane

Top House and Senate negotiators said Monday night that they had reached an “agreement in principle.”

Lawmakers declined to offer details, but seemed confident that the agreement — if supported by leadership and signed by President Donald Trump — could resolve an immigration dispute and stave off another government shutdown.

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