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  3. Senate Democrats Try to Corner Republicans on Border Emergency  The New York Times
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“Democrats and Republicans alike should vote to terminate the president’s national emergency declaration,” Chuck Schumer says.“Democrats and Republicans alike should vote to terminate the president’s national emergency declaration,” Chuck Schumer says.

Dems to force another vote on Trump's border emergency declaration - POLITICO

Sen. Chuck Schumer intends to force a vote to block President Trump from using powers to transfer money to pay for new border fences.The money would be transferred from military base projects like new schools

Schumer to Try to Block Trump From Border Wall Maneuver | Time

Democrats want a second vote on ending the emergency, a move meant to force Republicans to choose between rejecting a border wall or endorsing a plan to divert funding from projects in their states.Democrats want a second vote on ending the emergency, a move meant to force Republicans to choose between rejecting a border wall or endorsing a plan to divert funding from projects in their states.

Senate Democrats are moving to block President Donald Trump from transferring money from military base construction projects to pay for new fences along the U.S.-Mexico borderSenate Democrats are moving to block President Donald Trump from transferring money from military base construction projects to pay for new fences along the U.S.-Mexico border

Democrats will try to block Trump’s border wall maneuver - The Washington Post

“Democrats will once again force a vote to terminate President @realDonaldTrump’s national emergency declaration. Using the national emergency declaration to pay for his ineffective, expensive border wall was—and is—an outrageous power grab. https://t.co/32ywQitM5k”

Chuck Schumer on Twitter: "Democrats will once again force a vote to terminate President @realDonaldTrump’s national emergency declaration. Using the national emergency declaration to pay for his ineffective, expensive border wall was—and is—an outrageous power grab.… https://t.co/vAX9pbyakg"

“"These social welfare programs could be the only reason millions of low-wage workers have food on the table.... The White House is more focused on taking money from government programs to beef up immigration enforcement and to build [Trump's] border wall." https://t.co/cx5aqciVRz”

Nicole Chung on Twitter: ""These social welfare programs could be the only reason millions of low-wage workers have food on the table.... The White House is more focused on taking money from government programs to beef up immigration enforcement and to build [Trump's] border wall." https://t.co/cx5aqciVRz"

“Pres Trump wants to build a wall & have military families pay for it. He’s taking $17M from Fla’s Tyndall AFB reconstruction after #HurricaneMichael and $402M from PR National Guard and grid rebuild. We can fund border security w/o hurting our military! https://t.co/nUP1t0yllx”

US Rep. Darren Soto on Twitter: "Pres Trump wants to build a wall & have military families pay for it. He’s taking $17M from Fla’s Tyndall AFB reconstruction after #HurricaneMichael and $402M from PR National Guard and grid rebuild. We can fund border security w/o hurting our military! https://t.co/nUP1t0yllx"

“Funds for an $11 million project to replace a firehouse at an SC military base will now be used for Trump's border wall. But a 2018 Navy report said the old station is not prepared to respond to emergencies and it needs to be fixed. https://t.co/laHN9uJmjt via @postandcourier”

Thomas Novelly on Twitter: "Funds for an $11 million project to replace a firehouse at an SC military base will now be used for Trump's border wall. But a 2018 Navy report said the old station is not prepared to respond to emergencies and it needs to be fixed. https://t.co/laHN9uJmjt via @postandcourier"

They’re forcing a vote to put Republicans on the spot.They’re forcing a vote to put Republicans on the spot.

Senate Democrats are trying to end Trump’s national emergency at the border, again - Vox

U.S. lawmakers clashed on Tuesday over funding for President Donald Trump's border wall and women's reproductive health programs, flashpoints that could threaten funding to keep the federal government operating beyond this month.U.S. lawmakers clashed on Tuesday over funding for President Donald Trump's...

Lawmakers renew fights over Trump's border wall, abortion - Reuters

The US Defense Department said Tuesday that it would keep up to 5,500 troops deployed at the Mexican border for the coming year to help combat illegal immigration. A week after announcing it would divert $3.6 billion in funds for the construction of an anti-migrant wall on the frontier, the PentagonThe US Defense Department said Tuesday that it would keep up to 5,500 troops deployed at the Mexican border for the coming year to help combat illegal immigration. A week after announcing it would divert $3.6 billion in funds for the construction of an anti-migrant wall on the frontier, the Pentagon

Pentagon to keep 5,500 troops at Mexico border

They're siding with the president even though he's raiding money for military projects in their states to build his border wall.They're siding with the president even though he's raiding money for military projects in their states to build his border wall.

Vulnerable Republicans Squeezed By Trump's Emergency Declaration Once Again | HuffPost Canada

Trump's promises of an impassable wall are deflating as 2020 fast approaches, and even Republicans are turning against him.Trump's promises of an impassable wall are deflating as 2020 fast approaches, and even Republicans are turning against him.

Even Fox News Says Trump's Wall Is a Mistake - Paste

McConnell must proceed with President Trump’s nominees at an even faster pace than prior to the August recess.McConnell must proceed with President Trump’s nominees at an even faster pace than prior to the August recess.

Draining the swamp starts with fixing the Senate | TheHill

McConnell must proceed with President Trump’s nominees at an even faster pace than prior to the August recess.McConnell must proceed with President Trump’s nominees at an even faster pace than prior to the August recess.

Draining the swamp starts with fixing the Senate | TheHill

He’s cutting military programs like cybersecurity, in favor of a solution out of Medieval Times.

Mexico won’t pay for Trump’s wall. His own military will. Genius | Editorial - nj.com

Senate Republican plans to quickly pass spending bills over the next few weeks seemed to hit a rough patch Tuesday as Democrats pushed to rebuke President Donald Trump’s diversion of military construction funding to the border wall.Senate Republican plans to quickly pass spending bills over the next few weeks seemed to hit a rough patch Tuesday as Democrats pushed to rebuke President Donald Trump’s diversion of military construction funding to the border wall.

Thanks to border wall, 'all-out brawl’ looms over Pentagon spending bill

Efforts in the Senate to move appropriations bills this fall got off to a rocky start on Tuesday after one committee canceled a planned markup of legislation.Efforts in the Senate to move appropriations bills this fall got off to a rocky start on Tuesday after one committee canceled a planned markup of legislation.

Senate spending talks go off the rails | TheHill

Efforts in the Senate to move appropriations bills this fall got off to a rocky start on Tuesday after one committee canceled a planned markup of legislation.Efforts in the Senate to move appropriations bills this fall got off to a rocky start on Tuesday after one committee canceled a planned markup of legislation.

Senate spending talks go off the rails | TheHill