5.) Amber Athey
Conservative lawmakers were still trying to convince Trump not to cave as of this morning but Kushner/Graham reportedly pushed him to end the shutdown. Sources say WH was also pressured by FAA announcements and the two failed Senate votes yesterday. https://t.co/AikWqYMOCn— Amber Athey (@amber_athey) January 25, 2019
The Daily Caller's Amber Athey tweeted from her sources that conservative lawmakers frantically tried to keep Trump from caving, but unfavorable developments – shutdown-related flight delays and failed Senate votes – coupled with lobbying by son-in-law Jared Kushner and Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) persuaded him otherwise.
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