Senate Republicans Mutiny, Deliver Devastating Rebuke to Lawless Trump

The U.S. Senate voted today to block President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration at the United States-Mexico border. Following a weeks-long government shutdown and stalemate with House Democrats over funding to reinforce barriers on the southern border, Donald Trump invoked the Nixon-era National Emergencies Act of 1976. Under the old law, Trump claimed the power to direct funding to barrier construction at his own discretion without a line item in a legislative appropriation. Join CCN for $19.99 per month and get an ad-free version of CCN including discounts for future events…

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