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The defense official will start studying Sunday where military money could be shifted toward a border wall
2/17/2019 12:43 AM
Acting US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said, beginning Sunday, he will start studying which projects military money may come from to shift funds toward a border wall following President Donald Trump"s national emergency declaration. Read More
 
"I didn"t need to do this," says Trump, declaring border emergency
2/17/2019 1:14 AM
President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency to unlock billions of dollars in federal funds to build a wall on the southern border, bypassing Congress after lawmakers refused to meet his multi-billion dollar request for border wall funds. Read More
 
Fact-checking Trump"s national emergency speech
2/16/2019 6:43 AM
President Donald Trump on Friday signed a national emergency declaration to address "an invasion of our country with drugs, with human traffickers, with all types of criminals and gangs." He also spoke about a wide variety of issues, including trade with China and the national debt. Read More
 
"SNL" lampoons Trump"s national emergency announcement
2/17/2019 12:53 AM
"Saturday Night Live" poked fun at President Donald Trump"s press conference declaring a national emergency at the southern border. ...Read More
 
The other times a president declared a national emergency, in photos
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Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration as UN ambassador
2/16/2019 9:44 PM
State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Saturday she has withdrawn from consideration as UN ambassador. ...Read More
 
Alec Baldwin"s Trump returns to declare a national emergency on "SNL"
2/17/2019 12:55 AM
Alec Baldwin"s President Trump returned to NBC"s "Saturday Night Live" after a few weeks away to declare a national emergency and explain why the country needs a wall on its southern border. ...Read More
 
How four veteran lawmakers saved the budget deal and avoided a second shutdown
2/16/2019 4:17 PM
Richard Shelby needed a drink. As the top Republican negotiator in Congress, the powerful Appropriations Committee chairman had spent the past few days hammering out the contours of a bipartisan spending bill to avert a second government shutdown. Read More
 
Analysis: Why Trump wants you afraid of high speed trains
2/16/2019 5:07 PM
In President Donald Trump"s world, Democrats are after your cars and want to force everyone onto trains. ...Read More
 
SE Cupp: What you saw is a presidential temper tantrum
2/16/2019 5:19 PM
CNN"s SE Cupp slams President Trump"s declaration of a national emergency over border wall funding. ...Read More



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