Browsing Tag

national emergency

Politics

Trump Vetoes Bill Rejecting His National Emergency

shutterstock_686679253

Trump Vetoes Bill Rejecting His National Emergency By Jim Owen President Trump is still fighting for his proposal to build a wall along the length of the U.S.-Mexico border, even though Congress voted to block his national emergency declaration to proceed with the project. On March 15, the president issued his first veto after more […]

CONTINUE READING
Politics

Trump Declares National Emergency

National Emergency

Trump Declares National Emergency By Jim Owen President Trump has invoked a national emergency as a way to fund construction of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. He resorted to using the executive power after being frustrated in his attempts to persuade Congress to allocate the money required for the wall. A budget bill crafted by a House-Senate […]

CONTINUE READING