“If we don’t make a deal with Congress, most likely I will do that,” Trump said. “I would actually say I would.”“I can’t imagine any reason why not, because I’m allowed to do it. Trump expressed similar certainty to reporters before leaving for Texas, saying at the White House that he could almost say “definitely” that he would declare the emergency. Trump was less clear about when he would make the call but suggested to Hannity that it could be soon. They should do it immediately,” Trump said, referring to Democrats in Congress who have not agreed to the president’s demand of $5.7 billion for the wall.
Source: Huffington Post January 11, 2019 04:41 UTC