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Trump pleads on TV for wall money; Dems say he 'stokes fear'
And that concern was heightened by the decision Tuesday by Trump's re-election campaign to send out fundraising emails and text messages to supporters trying to raise money off the speech, their goal: A half-million dollars in a single day.
Democrats:Trump relies on fear and malicein wall debate
Pelosi, D-Calif., said Trump forced the shutdown due to "his obsession" with a costly, ineffective wall, which she recently called "immoral."
Standing alongside her, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said America's symbol "should be the Statute of Liberty, not a 30-foot wall;" he accused Trump of trying to "stoke fear and divert attention" from his tumultuous administration.