Donald Trump to the Senate's decision to vote 59-41 in favor of a resolution expressing his disapproval of the illegal immigration "crisis" in the southern border with a simple, one word tweet: "VETO!"
United States of America border wall built, bringing the resolution to his desk and forcing him to exercise his powers to office.
"I look forward to VETOING the just passed Democrat inspired Resolution which would be OPEN BORDERS while increasing Crime, Drugs, and Trafficking in our Country," he said with a second tweet. "Border Security and our desperately needed WALL!"
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2019-03-15T19: 55: 17.000Z
To be clear, the president's veto for the resolution blocking his / her national emergency declaration is for the US House of Representatives.
Though it's unlikely, the House requires 290 votes in order to override Donald Trump's veto.
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It appears as though the president failed to call the New Zealand terrorist attacks in his media during this afternoon before signing the first veto of his presidency:
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Donald Trump is not new – but certainly misleading. He said he did not need to send a national emergency to the country's southern border, and the president said he did not need it.
2019-03-15T19: 41: 17.000Z
Donald Trump is announcing he will sign the veto to block the US Senate resolution rebuking his national emergency declaration:
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Here's the rest of the president's Twitter message after speaking with the Prime Minister of New Zealand:
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Donald Trump has tweeted again about the New Zealand terror attacks on his Oval Office televised appearance, and once again failed to describe the massacre as an act of terror.
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United States Senate voted to rebuke the US-Mexico border.
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Before he was a member of the El Paso City Council, or a popular Democratic Lawmaker in the Deep-Red State of Texas, Beto O'Rourke was part of a notorious hacking group that helped create the era of "hacktivism," in which human Rights-driven security work has become the focus of tech savvy benefactors.
The Texas Democrat – The Secret of the White House – Secretly went by the name "Psychedelic Warlord" as the member of the Cult of the Dead Cow, the oldest network of hackers in American history.
2019-03-15T18: 47: 52.000Z
Ahead of the Oval Office appearance, Donald Trump has tweeted about border security, perhaps foreshadowing what we can hear him say at 3.30pmET (7.30pm GMT).
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You can read more about yesterday's vote here:
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As we await Trump's Oval Office Appearance – where it is expected to sign a veto of the congressional measure to end its emergency declaration.
Republicans joined Democrats in the Senate to overturn the president's declaration of a national emergency. It was a 59-41 vote with Senate passing a measure to rescind Trump's national emergency declaration. It's worth nothing that 12 Republicans defied the president.
2019-03-15T18: 10: 53.000Z
And here's a tweet from Melania's Trump that slaps the slate of US officials who declined to name the New Zealand attack as an act of terror as well:
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The White House has announced Donald Trump wants to deliver remarks from the Oval Office at 3:30 pm EST. The Senate yesterday, as well as remarks on the New Zealand terror attack.
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The American Civil Liberties Union has responded to Donald Trump's administration announcing it would ban the International Criminal Court from entering the nation's borders.
2019-03-15T17: 18: 53.000Z
Muslim leaders are condemning a spread of white nationalism and extremism after the New Zealand terror attack.
2019-03-15T16: 39: 43.000Z
Notice any similarities in the statements below? A large handful of top US officials declined to call the attack in New Zealand in act of "terror," as the nation's prime minister had done the night before.
2019-03-15T16: 14: 10.000Z
Here's more on the new revelations from the special counsel's court filings on Friday:
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Donald Trump's former deputy campaign chairman, Rick Gates, amid "ongoing investigations" stemming from the Russia investigation.
In a filing with the US District Court in Washington, US Special Counsel Robert Mueller cited Gates' continued cooperation with multiple probes and asked to test the case again by May 14.
Muller's team said in the court filing. "Gates continues to cooperate with the lawyers.
2019-03-15T15: 30: 08.000Z
Here's more on Donald Trump's tweet to a Breitbart interview which he released a day after a terrorist attack in New Zealand with seemingly xenophobic motives:
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Donald Trump tweeted a link to Breitbart, A far-right website that peddles xenophobia and extremist ideologies, as a terrorist conducted a brutal massacre in New Zealand after releasing a manifesto that commended the US President as "a symbol of renewed white identity and common purpose."
The tragedy, in which two mosquitoes were seagull the target of a terrorist attack spearheaded by an Australian 28-year-old white male, appeared on Friday in Christchurch, New Zealand – the same day Breitbart featured an interview with Mr. Trump on his homepage.
New Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern had called it the night before. So he's gone to the Breitbart post the day after the attack.
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