Negotiators from both parties say they have a tentative deal to avoid a US government shutdown

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A construction crew works on replacing the US-Mexico border fence as seen from Tijuana, in Baja California state, Mexico, on January 9, 2019.










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A construction crew works on replacing the US-Mexico border fence as seen from Tijuana, in Baja California state, Mexico, on January 9, 2019.

Congressional negotiators said they reached a tentative deal Monday to fund the government and avoid another shutdown.

showed doubts about striking a deal to prevent a shutdown. The meeting Monday was seen as a last-ditch effort to get talks back on track.

A disagreement over whether to cap the number of ICE detention beds for interior enforcement had derailed talks. Democrats’ push to limit the detention beds led President Donald Trump to claim that the party does not “want us to detain, or send back, criminal aliens!”

— CNBC’s Ylan Mui contributed to this report

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