Democrats in Congress, who say a wall would be expensive, inefficient and immoral, called for the networks to grant them equal time in a joint statement issued by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer.
Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway cast the speech as an opportunity for the president to speak to the nation, stressing that it will be "in his voice, in his words". "There's not going to be any bend right here", he said. And so he needs to make sure he gets his message to the American people.
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While a senior White House official told The Washington Post that the president plans to use the airtime to garner support for the wall, it remains unclear whether he might make a more drastic proclamation instead - declaring a "national emergency" and freeing himself to implement more than 100 powers. Facts undercut the administration's portrait of a nation under siege by terrorists and criminals crossing the southern border; in July 2017, the State Department said there was "no credible information that any member of a terrorist group has traveled through Mexico to gain access to the United States". But critics say the security risks are overblown and the administration is at least partly to blame for the humanitarian situation.
"When he [Trump] says that this is a national security problem - he is absolutely correct".
U.S. Representative Veronica Escobar, a Democrat from El Paso, said the area where Gomez and his father turned themselves over to Border Patrol is on American soil and already fenced.
Two people embrace on the USA side of the border, seen through the border wall Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, seen from along the beach in Tijuana, Mexico.
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Meanwhile, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is once again floating a solution that would trade support for Dreamers in exchange for border wall funding.
The quote was from Smith's appearance on ABC News' "This Week" program, where the congressman also said Trump will have to point out where the emergency is, otherwise the move will be potentially illegal. As of Monday, every living president has said otherwise. "And they all know it". While the number of illegal border crossings is down from 1.6 million in 2000 to less than 400,000 past year, the number of families coming over the border has risen sharply.
It turned out, however, that Campus Reform's Cabot Phillips was reading them the words of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Secretary of State Hillary of Clinton and President Barack Obama. There are now hundreds of provisions of federal law that the president could use to justify a national emergency.
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