A lawsplainer -- why it would be an unconstitutional abuse of power for Trump to declare an emergency and try to build a wall
An emergency declaration to build the wall? Unlawful. An abuse of power
We're hearing about the emergency declaration again. So, let's re-up this. An emergency declaration to build the wall would be a lawless abuse of presidential power
A particularly important LEGAL analysis from explaining how wrong a national emergency declaration would be. #FactsMatter
If President Trump attempts to defy the Constitution and federal statutes to use the military to seize land and build a wall without proper congressional appropriation, he’ll commit a grave abuse of power. The law is not on his side