Former President George W. Bush thanked his secret service detail for continuing to work without pay despite the ongoing government downtime.
In this case, his gratitude in the form of pizzas he was delivered to them on Friday.
Bush posted a photo of the certificate of delivery on Instagram, adding that he and his wife Laura were "grateful" for their details and the hundreds of thousands of other workers who worked without pay
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SEND "@ LauraWBush and I are grateful for our Secret Service staff and the thousands of federal employees who work hard for our country without paycheck, "his Instagram post said.
When the partial government downturn began on its 28th day, the former president called on those on both sides of the deep political divide to reach an agreement.
It is Time for the leaders of both sides to set the policy aside, get together and end the closure. "
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The closure is based on a disagreement over funding a barrier on the nation's southern border. President Trump calls for $ 5.7 billion in funding for a wall, but the Democrats do not sign it.
The White House said Friday that Trump will make a statement on Saturday afternoon.