Mike Pence defends shutdown and says he can't guarantee there won't be another one

Mike Pence.
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Vice President Mike Pence is defending the 35-day government shutdown ahead of a possible round two.

Pence was asked whether it was a mistake for President Trump to shut down the government in an attempt to obtain border wall funding, only to re-open the government without having done so, during a Wednesday appearance on CBS This Morning. "I never think it's a mistake to stand up for what you believe in," Pence responded.

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