President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, second left, meet with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., right, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., in the Oval Office of the White House on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 in Washington, D.C. (Evan Vucci | Associated Press File)

President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, second left, meet with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., right, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., in the Oval Office of the White House on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 in Washington, D.C. (Evan Vucci | Associated Press File)

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