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Did Trump undercut his own argument to declare a national emergency?

President Donald Trump declared a national emergency on Friday to get funding for a border wall. But some wonder if he undercut his own argument by saying, “I didn’t need to do this.”

Saturday, February 16, 2019
NBC News
Topics: 
Donald Trump
Government shutdown
Border Wall
Immigration
Author Info: Kelly O'Donnell
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President Donald Trump declared a national emergency on Friday to get funding for a border wall. But some wonder if he undercut his own argument by saying, “I didn’t need to do this.”
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