KPBS Evening Edition

Friday, Feb. 15, 2019

Season 1 Episode 1787 | 26m 25s

Defiant in the face of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump declared a national emergency Friday to get more federal dollars for his long-promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border, relying on a broad interpretation of his powers that was certain to trigger stiff legal challenges.

Aired: 02/15/19

Rating: NR

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