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And the courts are going to eventually rule the emergency was legal.
originally posted by: bigfatfurrytexan
a reply to: shooterbrody
The reality is that Trump asked for funding, didn't get funding, approved the resolution anyway, then tried to run an end around.
Do we have an actual budget? Or are we still running off continuing resolutions? If we do not have a budget, how would anyone know what could be afforded for wall building anyway?
None of them are doing their jobs here. But petty politics makes people believe that they ones on "their side" are outmaneuvering "the other side".
originally posted by: ntech
The real number to worry about is 66 or is it 67 votes in the Senate. 2/3rds vote is required They can't override the veto without 2/3rds of the Senate vote. Without them all this sound and fury from congress is just for show.
And the courts are going to eventually rule the emergency was legal. Just in time for the elections. Showing Trump keeps his promises and Democrats are a bunch of dangerous deep staters and Socialists. A vote for a Democrat is a vote for Occasional Cortex. And that won't play in 45 of the 50 states.