The U.S. Senate votes 59–41 to cancel President Donald Trump's emergency declaration to fund the Mexico–United States border wall. Trump plans to veto the decision.
The Senate voted to overturn President Trump’s national emergency declaration, delivering a bipartisan rebuke for what lawmakers in both parties saw as executive overreach
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U.S. President Donald Trump issues his first ever veto after Congress attempts to block his emergency declaration to fund construction of the wall along the Mexico–United States border.
U.S. President Donald Trump declares a National Emergency Concerning the Southern Border of the United States.
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer tells a Senate panel that President Donald Trump has decided to "pause" tariffs on steel and aluminium imports from the European Union, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, and South Korea.
Senator Rand Paul is expected to vote against Donald Trump’s national emergency.
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York formally announces she is officialy running for the Democratic Party's nomination for President of the United States in the 2020 election.