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Jurisdiction refers to the kinds of cases a court is authorized to hear. ... For the most part, federal courts only hear: Cases in which the United States is a party; Cases involving violations of the U.S. Constitution or federal laws (under federal-question jurisdiction);
originally posted by: Sillyolme
Mitch McConnell is saying that he doesn't know if trumps move was even legal.
The house has passed resolution to end the national emergency. Many lawyers weighing in on the legality of the move in the first place.
He declared the Emergency for reasons in addition to $$
originally posted by: links234
a reply to: Sillyolme
Haven't you heard? In Trump-land: the wall is already half built and Mexico has paid out the nose for it, through tariffs!
It's an easy decision for Mexico: make a one-time payment of $5-10 billion to ensure that $24 billion continues to flow into their country year after year.