U.S. President Donald Trump has filed the first Veto of his term of office. So he stops the lifting of a state of emergency, which was adopted on Thursday a Resolution in the Senate.
"Our immigration system is strained to the limit," Trump said at the signing in the Oval Office. Was flanked by police officers, and parents whose children were allegedly killed by illegal immigrants. The votes against his state of emergency Declaration to the Congress, he described as "dangerous" and "irresponsible".
Trump had a national emergency on 15. February, after the Congress had denied the requested billion sums for the construction of the wall on the Mexican border. The dispute over the funds was previously triggered on the turn of the Year over a five-week Budget lock-up and partial closure of the U.S. authorities - it was the longest shutdown in U.S. history. In order to prevent a new financial barrier to the mercy of Trump then by a state of emergency Declaration itself, the wall-to get billions of bypassing the Congress from existing state posts. The U.S. emergency law empowered the Congress, a state of emergency declarations by the President to end by a joint decision of both chambers.
The opposition from the Democrats controlled the house of representatives had adopted the Resolution against the state of emergency by the end of February. On Thursday, the Senate voted with a significant majority of 59 to 41 against the state of emergency. Also, twelve out of the 53 senators from trump's Republican party voted in favor of the Democrats Resolution. "I look forward to a Veto of the just-adopted by the Democrats proposed a Resolution to insert," wrote the Republican President then, on Twitter.
override Trumps now, inlaid Veto, would be in both Congress chambers by a two-thirds majority is necessary. Such a majority is not currently in sight. As a promising ongoing Attempts to end the state of emergency with legal means, therefore, apply. 16 U.S. States have already filed suit against trump's approach. The dispute to the state of emergency is expected to ultimately land before the Supreme court of the United States - an expectation expressed by Trump himself.
in Parallel with fierce dispute over the boundary wall on the horizon in connection with the next Federal budget. In his Bulgarian 2020, the White house has set a total of 8.6 billion dollars (7.6 billion Euro) for the wall.