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Webster: Democrats Are Choosing to Play Politics

Washington, DC – Florida Congressman Daniel Webster, R-Clermont, released the following statement on why he is voting no on H.J. Res. 46.

“For years, President Obama flagrantly defied the Constitutional Separation of Powers and Democrats didn’t care.  A national declaration of emergency was not my preferred route to securing our borders.  Unfortunately, over the years Congress has given away much of our congressional authority and a close review of federal law shows the President is on solid legal ground.  Once again, Democrats are choosing to play petty politics over securing our borders.”

Rep. Webster’s statement on President Trump’s National Declaration of Emergency


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