Trump: ‘Good chance’ he will declare emergency for wall money – AOL News

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump edged closer on Friday to defying the power of the U.S. Congress by declaring a national emergency in an attempt to obtain funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall, a step that would likely draw a court challenge from Democrats.Trump said at a White House event that he might declare such an emergency because it did not appear that Democrats in Congress were moving toward a deal that would provide the money he wants to help fund the wall, which Democrats broadly oppose

Source: Trump: ‘Good chance’ he will declare emergency for wall money – AOL News

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