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March 26, 2019
President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency so he can get money to build a wall on the southern border. Jabin Botsford / Washington Post
House fails to override Trump veto on southern border emergency
March 26, 2019 - 1:31pm
March 15, 2019
President Donald Trump in the Oval Office in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 9, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Zach Gibson
Trump issues first veto in targeting congressional rejection of his emergency declaration
March 15, 2019 - 3:16pm
March 10, 2019
President Donald Trump.  Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Trump to demand $8.6 billion in new wall funding, setting up fresh battle with Congress
March 10, 2019 - 3:07pm
March 4, 2019
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) delivers remarks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 29, 2019. From left: Republican Sens. John Barrasso of Wyoming; Majority Whip John Thune of South Dakota; McConnell; and Joni Ernst of Iowa. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times/Copyright 2019)
White House works to limit GOP defections, criticism ahead of vote to nullify Trump's emergency declaration
March 4, 2019 - 12:24pm
February 26, 2019
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on January 23, 2019.  Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
House pushes toward vote to nullify Trump's national emergency declaration
February 26, 2019 - 3:02pm
February 25, 2019
Military's male-only draft registration requirement is unconstitutional, a judge ruled. What comes next is unknown.
February 25, 2019 - 2:25pm
February 20, 2019
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 8, 2019.  Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
Pelosi says House will vote on resolution opposing Trump's emergency declaration
February 20, 2019 - 9:30pm
February 18, 2019
President Donald Trump listens during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
Coalition of states sues Trump over national-emergency declaration to build border wall
February 18, 2019 - 7:21pm
Mauricio Vidaurri, an inspector for U.S. Customs and Border Protection, poses for a photograph at the remains of a house on his family's land in Laredo, Texas, on Feb. 17, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Matthew Busch.
Trump's border wall faces Texas-size backlash from landowners
February 18, 2019 - 11:49am
President Donald Trump listens during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
White House defends Trump's emergency declarations amid lawsuits, political battles
February 18, 2019 - 10:02am
February 17, 2019
Commentary: How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps
February 17, 2019 - 9:21pm
Campaign photo of Bill Weld (Wikimedia Commons).
Bill Weld defends decision to run against Trump, says Republicans 'want to have no election'
February 17, 2019 - 1:25pm
Crowds turned out to support U..S Sen. Amy Klobuchar as she kicked off her campaign for President of the United States, Sunday, Feb. 10, in Boom Island Park, Minneapolis. Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press
Amy Klobuchar vows to bridge rural-urban divide during first presidential campaign stop
February 17, 2019 - 11:27am
President Donald Trump.  Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump's declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits
February 17, 2019 - 8:41am
February 15, 2019
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
February 15, 2019 - 7:57pm