Congressman Lamborn's Statement Regarding President Trump's Deal to End Shutdown

January 25, 2019
Press Release

Washington D.C. - Today, President Trump announced he will sign legislation to reopen the federal government. Congressman Doug Lamborn (CO-05) issued the following statement:

"I commend President Trump for negotiating and reopening the government. Hopefully, Congressional Democrats are serious in their offer to work with the president and Republican colleagues to secure our border and end this humanitarian crisis. I expect to see them at the negotiating table. I'm also extremely pleased to see so many hardworking Americans receive their well-deserved backpay. I will look closely at the details of the deal before making a final decision on its merits."