For Debate: Can the President Use Emergency Powers to Build the Wall?

April 22, 2019

This year, President Trump issued a presidential proclamation declaring a national emergency to fund the construction of a wall along the southern border. Join national legal commentator Jonathan Turley and National Review editor Rich Lowry for a timely debate examining the constitutional legal arguments for and against Trump’s recent emergency declaration. Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, moderates. This program is sponsored by a generous grant from the Charles Koch Foundation.

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