UPDATED 8:22 AM PT – Sat. January 5, 2019
Senior White House staff officials will be gathering at the Camp David presidential compound for a “staff retreat” to discuss the administration’s priorities for 2019.
According to Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney planned the meeting, which President Trump will join on Sunday.
The group will also discuss the ongoing government shutdown.
In the meantime, President Trump has tasked Vice President Mike Pence, Senior Adviser Jared Kushner and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen with meeting with House and Senate leadership to reach a deal to end the shutdown.