Trump has made a very strong case for the emergency declaration: Sen. Kevin Cramer

By Melissa KasiarzPoliticsFOXBusiness

Trump expected to veto resolution terminating national emergency

Sen. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) discusses how President Trump is expected to veto a resolution that would terminate his national emergency declaration.

Republican Senators are revolting and Rand Paul of Kentucky is now giving the GOP-controlled Senate enough votes to block President Trump’s emergency declaration.

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"I can't vote to give extraconstitutional powers to the President," the Kentucky Republican said Saturday, according to the Bowling Green Daily News.

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During an interview on FOX Business’ “The Evening Edit,” Sen. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.) said he was uncertain about the declaration at first, but now thinks Trump has a strong legal case.

“It seems to me and I am not a lawyer Liz, but it seems to he is making and has made a very strong legal case for this declaration,” he said.

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Trump declared a national emergency mid- February to help fund construction of a long-promised wall along the country’s southern border. The Democratic-led House passed a resolution last week that would eliminate Trump’s national emergency deceleration.

“We need to build this wall, we need to give [Trump] all the resources to do it and I think he has them,” Cramer said.

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