FAST FIVE: Trump Signs First Ever Veto Upholding Border Emergency Declaration
“Today I am vetoing this resolution.
Bush 12 Barack Obama 12 Donald Trump 1 *** Following President Trump's vow to veto the Republican-led Senate vote to block his emergency declaration to fund his long-promised southern border wall, Trump will sit down with “angel moms” to override the Senate. Of note, the Senate does not have the votes to override Trump's veto – his first since becoming President.
Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 14, 2019 “It's pure and simple: It's a vote for border security; it's a vote for no crime,” Trump told reporters prior to the Senate vote – which he called “a vote for Nancy Pelosi, Crime, and the Open Border Democrats!” in a Thursday morning tweet.
Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 14, 2019 Trump is also likely to address Thursday's mass shootings in New Zealand in which several individuals attacked two mosques, killing 49 people.
One gunman penned a lengthy manifesto in which he praised President Trump as “a symbol of renewed white identity and common purpose.” Watch: .