Florida’s new U.S. Senator Rick Scott told Chuck Todd on NBC’s Meet the Press that both sides – Democrats and Republicans – are to blame for the failed negotiations over border security. President Trump’s insistence on a southern border wall and the Democrats rejection of that proposal have caused one partial government shutdown and another is looming.
Scott expressed frustration with the gridlock in Washington and urged both sides to get something done. Sen. Scott also cautioned the President not to use emergency powers to order the building of the wall.
Watch the entire 8 minute interview below.