Trump says he could use emergency powers to build border wall
Saturday, 5 January 2019 () WASHINGTON (Reuters) - PresidentDonald Trump said on Friday he could use emergency powers to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border without Congress' approval, threatening to bypass Democratic lawmakers emboldened by their recent takeover of the House of Representatives. A showdown between Trump and Congressional Democrats over funding for his wall project has led to a two-week government shutdown. Trump says he will not support a bill to fully fund the government until he secures the money for the wall
Vice President Mike Pence, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and other Trump administration officials briefed reporters on negotiations with Democrats over ending the partial government shutdown. A new round of budget talks over the weekend failed to result in any major progress. CBS News...
By Richard Cowan and Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Friday he would not declare a national emergency "right now"... Firstpost - WorldAlso reported by •IndiaTimes •News24 •CBS News •Zee News
US president Donald Trump has no escape route from America's government shutdown of his own making than to declare a national emergency so he can funnel funds... Firstpost - WorldAlso reported by •IndiaTimes
Mission, United States (AFP) Jan 18, 2019
In Mission, Texas, the construction of part of a long-promised wall on the border with Mexico to stem the tide of... Terra Daily - ScienceAlso reported by •CBS News