16 US states sue Trump administration in border wall showdown

//16 US states sue Trump administration in border wall showdown

16 US states sue Trump administration in border wall showdown

A coalition of 16 US states led by California sued President Donald Trump’s administration on Monday over his decision to declare a national emergency to obtain funds for building a wall along the US-Mexico border.The lawsuit filed in US District Court for the Northern District of California came just days after Trump invoked emergency powers on Friday after Congress declined to fulfil his request for US$5.7 billion to help build the wall that was his signature 2016 campaign promise.His move…

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By | 2019-02-19T01:23:58+00:00 February 19th, 2019|World|Comments Off on 16 US states sue Trump administration in border wall showdown