Senate OKs border deal; Trump will sign, declare a national emergency
Friday, 15 February 2019 Congress steamed toward lopsided approval of a border security compromise Thursday that would avert a second painful government shutdown, but a new confrontation was ignited — this time over President Donald Trump's plan to bypass lawmakers and declare a national emergency.
Trump Declares National Emergency to Fund Border Wall Legislation passed by Congress allotted $1.3 billion for border wall construction and prevented a second shutdown of the federal government. The spending bill passed 82-16 in the Senate but fell $4.4 billion short of Trump’s demanded $5.7...
President Donald Trump declared a national emergency in order to fund upgrades in the U.S.-Mexico border. A resolution was then presented to Congress to deny and terminate the national emergency. Yet..
US President Donald Trump had declared a national emergency last month in a bid to fund his promised border wall without congressional approval. Zee News Also reported by •Firstpost •FOXNews.com •NPR •BBC News
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is nearing a victory over Democrats as the House tries overriding his first veto, a vote that seems certain to fail... MyNorthwest.com Also reported by •FOXNews.com •USATODAY.com •Reuters •Newsy