Rep. Jackie Speier, D-California, says she will continue to press for Defense Department policy reform.
"The outpouring of support for our Coast Guard community has been truly inspirational to watch."
enate leaders on Tuesday agreed to vote this week on two competing proposals to end the government shutdown.
"Alexander Hamilton would be proud."
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The White House declined to provide details on the president's speech, which will be broadcast at 4 p.m. ET today.
"Active-duty Coast Guard servicemen and women remain on the job even as they and their families go without compensation."
It was the latest twist in what has become a Washington game of brinkmanship between Pelosi and Trump.
President Trump on Thursday abruptly denied military aircraft to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for a foreign trip.
The Coast Guard unit operates six Island Class patrol boats permanently stationed at Naval Support Activity Bahrain.