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Congress Overturns Trump's National Emergency Declaration To Build The Wall

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The resolution sets up the likely first veto confrontation between Congress and the White House since President Trump took office.
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Border wall emergency: Senate votes to terminate President Trump's border order

Border wall emergency: Senate votes to terminate President Trump's border order

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In a stunning rebuke, the Republican-controlled Senate has voted to terminate President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border.
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Senate votes to block President Trump's national emergency declaration for border wall

Senate votes to block President Trump's national emergency declaration for border wall

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The Senate has rejected President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
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12 Senate Republicans join Democrats to block Trump's national emergency declaration

12 Senate Republicans join Democrats to block Trump's national emergency declaration

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The GOP-controlled Senate voted 59 to 41 Thursday to reject President Donald Trump's attempt to circumvent Congress and spend billions of unappropriated funds on a massive wall along the nation's southern border.
The move to block Trump's national emergency declaration represents a significant, if symbolic, rebuke of the president's strategy, but does not appear likely overcome a promised presidential veto.
In addition to every Senate Democrat, 12 Republicans voted to pass House Joint Resolution 46, which “terminates the national emergency related to the U.S.-Mexico border, declared by the...
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Trump Crushed As 12 Senate Republicans Vote With Democrats To Kill His Border Emergency

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Trump suffered a historic defeat as Senate Republicans joined with Democrats in voting to pass a resolution blocking Trump's “national emergency” to fund his border wall. Senate passes resolution killing Trump's national emergency Among the Republicans voting with Democrats were Sen Collins Sen Murkowski Sen Blunt Sen Paul Sen Lee ...
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Rubio votes to end Trump's national emergency

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U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio voted to terminate President Trump's “national emergency” declaration from last month, joining11 other Senate Republicans in a rebuke of the GOP president. Rubio had criticized Trump's plan for a national emergency to divert federal military funds to pay for a border wall...
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Senate Rejects Trump's Border Emergency Declaration, Setting Up First Veto

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The Senate voted to overturn President Trump's national emergency declaration, delivering a bipartisan rebuke for what lawmakers in both parties saw as executive overreach
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Senate has the votes to block Trump's border emergency, forcing his likely first veto

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Republican senators who worried about executive overreach dealt an embarrassing blow to Trump over his national emergency declaration.
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WATCH: Senate to vote on Trump's national emergency

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Some Senate Republicans plan to rebuke the president's call for a border wall.
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Trump vows to veto Senate resolution undermining his national emergency declaration

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President Trump brushed off the impending rejection of his national border wall emergency Thursday, downplaying the almost certain defection of significant numbers of Republicans. “I don't know what the vote will be. I will probably have to veto it,” Trump said on CNN. The Senate is expected to...
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Pat Toomey says he'll vote against President Trump on resolution opposing border emergency

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Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey says he will vote against President Donald Trump later today, when the Senate is expected to signal its opposition to Trump's declaration of a national emergency along the Mexican border. The Pennsylvania lawmaker had expressed concerns about the national emergency...
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Trump faces another rebuke from Senate allies over wall, vows veto

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The U.S. Senate began debating a proposal on Thursday to terminate President Donald Trump's declaration of an emergency at the southern border, with enough Republicans indicating they would support the measure for it to pass, with Trump vowing a veto.
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Senate Prepares to Reject Emergency Declaration over Trump's Objections

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President Trump took to Twitter to convince Senate Republicans not to block his national emergency declaration, but more senators announced they would buck him.
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Kirstjen Nielsen on Trump's Emergency Declaration at Southern Border, Senate Vote

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Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said on "Fox & Friends" that President Trump clearly has the authority to declare a national emergency on border security.
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