News > Republicans

Trump tweets ‘VETO!' after Senate votes to block emergency declaration

6 days ago   |   By New York Post

President Trump had a brief but emphatic reaction Thursday to the Senate's 59-41 vote to nullify his national emergency declaration over the southern border - tweeting the single word “VETO!” moments after the embarrassing rebuke. The GOP-led Senate's vote - in which a dozen Republicans joined all Democrats - was a stunning setback for the...
Read more ...

 

Trump's delivers emphatic, one-word response to Senate vote to terminate the border wall national emergency: 'VETO!'

Trump's delivers emphatic, one-word response to Senate vote to terminate the border wall national emergency: 'VETO!'

6 days ago   |   By Business Insider

President Trump reiterated his threat Thursday to shelve any legislation that would terminate his national emergency declaration.
The Senate voted 59-41 to block his emergency declaration, which the House passed in February.
The resolution will be the first veto of Trump's presidency.
Trump is also likely to face another rebuke in the coming weeks, which he will also veto to maintain his administration policy.
President Donald Trump reiterated his threat Thursday to shelve any legislation that would terminate his national emergency declaration to divert military funds for the construction...
Read more ...

 

National emergency senate vote count: Here's how senators voted

National emergency senate vote count: Here's how senators voted

6 days ago   |   By Politico

Twelve Republicans joined Democrats to vote against the president's unilateral move to fund his border wall.
Read more ...

 

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

6 days ago   |   By ABC

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.
Read more ...

 

In his words: Pat Toomey's statement on his vote against the president's national emergency declaration

6 days ago   |   By The Morning Call

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., was one of 12 senators who voted to oppose President Donald Trump's decision to declare a national emergency along the southern border. That declaration allows the president to redirect money that Congress had approved for other purposes to now help pay for the construction...
Read more ...

 

Senate votes to terminate Trump national emergency

6 days ago   |   By Reuters

The U.S. Senate on Thursday joined the House of Representatives in passing legislation that would defy President Donald Trump by terminating the national emergency on the southern border that he declared on Feb. 15.
Read more ...

 

Senate rebukes Trump over wall but he vows veto

6 days ago   |   By Reuters

The U.S. Senate passed a proposal on Thursday to terminate President Donald Trump's declaration of an emergency at the southern border, with 12 Republicans defying the president, and Trump vowing a veto.
Read more ...

 

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

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

6 days ago   |   By Think Progress

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...
Read more ...

 

Senate votes to block Trump's border emergency, forcing his likely first veto

6 days ago   |   By CNBC

Republican senators who worried about executive overreach dealt an embarrassing blow to Trump over his national emergency declaration.
Read more ...

 

Trump Crushed As 12 Senate Republicans Vote With Democrats To Kill His Border Emergency

6 days ago   |   By Politicus USA

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 ...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Republicans      Democrats      Donald Trump      U.S.      Politics      Donald-trump      Republicans      Border-wall      Senate      Us-world      Congress      Congress      PoliticsNews      News      Border Wall      Immigration      National Emergency      Senate      Editors' Picks      Featured News  


New Zealand bans all assault weapons immediately

New Zealand bans all assault weapons immediately

The ban includes assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and "military style semi-automatic rifles" like the weapons used in last Friday's attacks on two Christchurch mosques. Read more ...

Family seeks 'Disney-mad' nanny to dress as princesses for $53,000

Family seeks 'Disney-mad' nanny to dress as princesses for $53,000

Imagine getting paid $53,000 to babysit while dressed as a Disney princess. Read more ...

Lawsuit: Harvard 'shamelessly' profits from photos of slaves

Lawsuit: Harvard 'shamelessly' profits from photos of slaves

A woman has sued Harvard University, claiming the school has "shamelessly" turned a profit from images of two 19th century slaves she says are her ancestors. Read more ...

Celtics fall to 76ers after building 11-point halftime lead

Celtics fall to 76ers after building 11-point halftime lead

Marcus Smart was ejected after shoving Joel Embiid in the back. Read more ...

Robert Kraft to reject plea deal offered in prostitution case, reports say

Robert Kraft to reject plea deal offered in prostitution case, reports say

Prosecutors were offering a deal in which charges would be dropped if Kraft admitted that he would be found guilty in court. Read more ...

Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

Those who like their tea piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, according to a new study. Read more ...

James Harden pours in 57, but Rockets fall to Grizzlies in OT

James Harden pours in 57, but Rockets fall to Grizzlies in OT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - James Harden scored 57 points but the Memphis Grizzlies outlasted Houston 126-125 in overtime Wednesday night, handing the Rockets only their second loss in... Read more ...

Mother accused of abusing 7 adopted children, forcing them to perform on YouTube

Mother accused of abusing 7 adopted children, forcing them to perform on YouTube

The woman's YouTube channel has 800,000 subscribers and hundreds of millions of views. Read more ...

Beloved 97-year-old veteran working at grocery store says he's not retiring...

Beloved 97-year-old veteran working at grocery store says he's not retiring anytime soon

Retirement is not even on the radar for this 97-year-old man in New Jersey. Read more ...

St. John's falls to Arizona State in the First Four

St. John's falls to Arizona State in the First Four

DAYTON, Ohio - St. John's has said all the right things for weeks, given all the cliches about a fresh start and unlocking its potential. March, the team said, could be its... Read more ...