Right-wing commentators accused the president of folding on a central promise and predicted that it would hurt him among voters who have long stood by him.
Good news for George Herbert Walker Bush: As of today, he is no longer the biggest wimp ever to serve as President of the United States.
— Ann Coulter (@AnnCoulter) January 25, 2019
Donald Trump caved to Nancy Pelosi on shutdown, now the wall will never be built https://t.co/077QdH83Qa
— Erick Erickson (@EWErickson) January 25, 2019