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

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

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

6 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Twelve Republicans joined Democrats to vote against the president's unilateral move to fund his border wall.
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Border wall national emergency: Senate votes to terminate President Trump's border order

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

6 monthes 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...
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Senate votes to terminate Trump national emergency

6 monthes 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.
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Senate rebukes Trump over wall but he vows veto

6 monthes 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.
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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

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

6 monthes ago   |   By CNBC

Republican senators who worried about executive overreach dealt an embarrassing blow to Trump over his national emergency declaration.
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Trump Crushed As 12 Senate Republicans Vote With Democrats To Kill His Border Emergency

6 monthes 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 ...
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