• Trump Vetoes Congressional Effort To Limit Border Wall Funding

    2 monthes ago - By NPR

    President Trump used his veto pen for the first time Friday. GOP senators who bucked the president in Thursday's vote said they did so to preserve congressional control over government spending.
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  • Trump uses veto power to overturn congressional resolution

    Trump uses veto power to overturn congressional resolution

    2 monthes ago - By New York Post

    President Trump used his veto power for the first time Friday to overturn a congressional resolution that would have blocked him from using defense funds to build the border wall with Mexico. “Today I am vetoing this resolution. Congress has the freedom to pass this resolution and I have the duty to veto it,” he...
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  • President Trump's First Veto Came After a Historic Rebuke From Congress

    President Trump's First Veto Came After a Historic Rebuke From Congress

    2 monthes ago - By Time

    President Donald Trump has issued the first veto of his presidency, overruling Congress to protect his emergency declaration for border wall funding.
    Flanked by law enforcement officials as well as the parents of children killed by people in the country illegally, Trump says “our immigration system is stretched beyond the breaking point” and calls the congressional action “dangerous” and “reckless.”
    A dozen Republicans joined with Senate Democrats on Thursday to back the joint resolution disapproving of Trump's emergency declaration. The House had passed the same resolution last month...
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  • Trump to veto lawmakers' measure against border wall

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    President Donald Trump on Friday will veto a congressional measure to end his emergency declaration to get funds to build a wall at the U.S. border with Mexico, a White House spokesman said.
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  • Trump expected to veto lawmakers' measure against border wall on Friday

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    President Donald Trump is expected to sign a veto of the congressional measure to end his emergency declaration to get funds to build a border wall at a 3:30 p.m. event on Friday, a White House spokesman said.
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  • Trump to sign first veto of his presidency Friday afternoon

    Trump to sign first veto of his presidency Friday afternoon

    2 monthes ago - By Politico

    President Donald Trump will sign the first veto of his presidency Friday afternoon, rejecting a congressional resolution overturning his decision to declare a national emergency on the U.S.-Mexico border, according to two White House officials. The signing is expected to take place at 3:30 p.m. in the Oval Office and would come a day after 12 Republicans joined Senate Democrats to rebuke the president's decision to declare a national emergency last month in order to redirect funds to build a wall on the southern border. “I look forward to VETOING the just passed Democrat inspired...
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  • Trump likely to veto lawmakers' measure against border wall Friday: sources

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    President Donald Trump is likely to sign a veto of the congressional measure to end his emergency declaration to get funds to build a border wall around 3:00 p.m. on Friday, according to sources familiar with the matter.
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