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NEW: Trump & Ryan spoke by phone within the last hour, per WH official. Adds 5-day extension is a “non-starter” for the president.
NEW: Only four people were in Oval for meeting: POTUS, Schumer, WH CoS and Schumer CoS, per WH official: “It was a good meeting.”
Chances of a government shutdown rising:

Yesterday: “1 in 4 chance.”

Today: “50-50.”

Per Marc Short, WH Leg Affairs Director, blaming Democrats.
NEW: The NRA angle, per @McClatchyDC:
"The FBI is investigating whether a top Russian banker with ties to the Kremlin illegally funneled money to the NRA to help Donald Trump win the presidency."
https://t.co/Sc4vquzWKl
Thrilled for my friend @libbyleist’s promotion to @TODAYshow EP! One of the smartest, coolest, kindest colleagues at NBC.
Beyond grateful to @Studio1ADon for all of the opportunities & support over the years . Do@TODAYshown, thanks for always being such a great friend & pro.
NEW: Eric Trump defends his dad on @foxandfriends: "My father sees one color, green. That’s all he cares about he cares about the economy. He does not see race."
New details this morning: FBI agents showed up at Bannon’s DC home last week.
https://t.co/nT6bYCpPDS
The war over the president’s words. 👇
NEW: Doctor Ronny Jackson reports Trump is 75" tall, 239 pounds.
Resting heart rate: 68.
Blood pressure is 122/74.
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