McConnell: Maybe it *is* time to rethink the National Emergencies Act

Hot Air - 03-19


“If the 116th Congress regrets the degree of flexibility that the 94th Congress gave the executive,” Mitch McConnell declared late last week, “the 116th Congress can do something about it.” With Donald Trump’s emergency declaration over border security surviving through a presidential veto, Senate Republicans have quietly begun work to put an end to any similar use of the National Emergencies Act, The Hill reports.