Trump Declares U.S.-Mexico Border Emergency

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Published on February 15, 2019 - Duration: 00:36s

Trump Declares U.S.-Mexico Border Emergency

According to Reuters, President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency in a bid to fund his promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border without congressional approval.

The Republican president’s move circumventing Congress represented a new approach to a 2016 presidential campaign pledge to halt the flow of immigrants into the country.

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