SACRAMENTO, Calif. California and 15 other states filed a lawsuit Monday against President Donald Trumps emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
WASHINGTON Congress lopsidedly approved a border security compromise Thursday that would avert a second painful government shutdown, but a new confrontation was ignited this time over President Donald Trumps plan to bypass lawmakers and declare a national emergency to siphon billions from other federal coffers for his wall on the Mexican boundary.
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump will sign Congress border security compromise, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday. The announcement removed the last ounce of suspense over the fate of a bill that would provide just a sliver of the money Trump wants to build a wall with Mexico but also would avoid a new government shutdown.
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said Tuesday hes unhappy with a hard-won agreement to prevent a new government shutdown and finance construction of more barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, but he didnt say whether or not he would sign the measure. GOP congressional leaders swung behind the proposed deal, selling it as a necessary compromise.