“We are in the midst of a climate emergency. It is time for the United States to act like it.”
The Stafford Act allows the Trump administration to throw around plenty of cash, but it doesn’t let the president do anything truly crazy — like postpone the 2020 election or suspend the rule of law.
But Trump could just veto the move — again.
12 Republicans joined Democrats to pass a bill Trump has promised to veto.
“This is about the Constitution and how we spend money.”
“I would literally lose my political soul if I decided to treat President Trump different than President Obama,” Sen. Rand Paul wrote in a Sunday op-ed.
To Dems and some Republicans, Trump’s action represents an unconstitutional power grab.
"We take President Trump to court to block his misuse of presidential power.”
Here’s a (non-exhaustive) list of the many outlandish moments.
President Trump's move is sure to ignite a legal battle.
Tens of thousands of Americans are facing shrinking checking accounts or dipping into their savings — if they have any.
There's no end in sight to the prolonged shutdown