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  1. President Trump's National Emergency Is a Ploy to Avoid Admitting Defeat on the Wall

    Trump vows emergency declaration over wall

    President Donald Trump vowed on Thursday to declare a national emergency in an attempt to fund his U.S.-Mexico border wall without congressional approval, a step likely to plunge him into a battle with Congress over constitutional powers.

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  1. Trump poised to sign border deal

    The clock is ticking yet again as Washington aims to avert a second government shutdown of the year. Congressional lawmakers hope to have President Trump sign what they call an "agreement in principle" on border security funding.

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    Shutdown deal: Republicans urge Trump to accept as House heads to vote